One turquoise stone has a small chip, but is secure in its setting (just left of center at top row). Overall, this buckle is in great condition and shows Bill's very distinctive overlay style and has been set with great turquoise stones. Billy was born and raised on the Navajo Reservation near Teesto, Arizona. Billy's wife taught him silversmithing and he often incorporate's his mother's rug designs into the jewelry he makes.
In 1989 he won the "Most Creative Design - Any Class" at the Indian Art Market in Santa Fe. He has to continued to win first and second place prizes. We guarantee all of our Native American Indian items to be AUTHENTIC American Indian traditional arts. To see more vintage Native American jewelry. The item "Vintage Navajo Indian Silver Belt Buckle Turquoise Stone Bill Betoney" is in sale since Friday, January 10, 2020.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Other Native American Jewelry". The seller is "gwhitetrading" and is located in Sedona, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Guadeloupe, Luxembourg, Uruguay.