Thunderbird necklace by Taos artist, Susan Backus. It is made using vintage sterling silver and turquoise Thunderbird pins that are used to create this beautiful asymmetrical design.
Harvey Era Pin Necklace by Taos artist, Susan Backus. She made this beautiful necklace using vintage sterling silver and turquoise pins. All pins are detachable and rearrangeable. Chain is hand made by artist.
An early Pueblo trade bead necklace with red glass beads and hand crafted silver squash blossoms. Featuring a handmade sterling silver cross.
27" necklace with 2 3/4" cross
Silver stamped Harvey era bracelet with a split shank. Simple stamped designs with ovoid elements on the side. Two applied fans to either side of the the natural turquoise stone (likely Cerrillos mine).
5 7/8" inner circumference with add. 1 3/8" opening
Ketoh Bow Guard (left)
Beautifully ornate Ketoh (Bow Guard) on harness leather band. Silver buckle cast and stamped with six arrows and various other design elements pointing to a square turquoise in center.
Silver Ketoh with Natural Turquoise Stone (right)
A hand stamped sterling silver Navajo style butterfly concho with a natural turquoise stone. Mounted to dark brown harness leather with a handmade silver buckle.
Navajo hand made and hand stamped silver dragonfly broach and necklaces. Hand made silver chain. Available with Coral, Turquoise or Mother of Pearl Stones. Hand made by Navajo artisan, Herbert Ration.
broach dimensions: 3" in length, 1-3/4" wide. Chain length: 24"
Vintage necklace made with heishi strands of various color, and interspersed with natural turquoise and small silver beads. With cotton wrap around neck. Jacla with natural turquoise, jet and coral tube beads.
overall length: 18"
A large Navajo silver pin in concha form with a scalloped edge and stamping. There are 24 natural turquoise stones which are hand cut with hand cut bezels.
2 1/4" tall and 3" wide