Sterling Silver Belt Buckle

VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL

VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL
VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL
VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL
VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL
VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL
VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL
VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL
VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL

VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL
WITH 3 LARGE TURQUOISE STONES. Has the Hallmark of Navajo Silversmith, MIKE THOMAS Jr. This is a highly ornate vintage sterling silver bear claw belt buckle made by Mike Thomas Jr. The belt buckle has curved and decorative leaves, three pieces of hand set Kingman turquoise, a bear claw, and a piece of red coral. The reverse side of the buckle has the artist's hallmark. The buckle measures 3.75 inches across east to west, and 2.75 inches north to south.

The buckle is also 1 inch deep (at deepest point) from front to back. The lengths of the three turquoise stones are each 3/4 of an inch long. The coral stone is ½ an inch long. The bear claw is about 1.25 inches.

All set in Solid Sterling Silver. Total weight of the belt buckle is 82.2 grams. BUCKLE IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH SOME TARNISHING - buckle does have very light, minimal surface wear and scratches due to age and use. HALLMARK ON BACK SAYS "M THOMAS JR".

BEAUTIFUL DEEP BLUE TURQUOISE STONES AND BRANCH CORAL WITH A BEAR CLAW. BUCKLE WEIGHS 82.2 GRAMS.

A BEAUTIFUL, SOLID STERLING SILVER, TURQUOISE, CORAL & BEAR CLAW SOUTHWEST / NAVAJO STYLE BELT BUCKLE INTRICATE DESIGN - VERY WELL DONE AND WORTHWHILE VERY SCARCE AND DESIRABLE. The item "VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL" is in sale since Friday, August 17, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Western Americana\Belt Buckles".

The seller is "jydark" and is located in El Paso, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia.

  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Provenance: Ownership History Available
  • Brand: MIKE THOMAS Jr.
    VINTAGE SOUTHWESTERN STERLING SILVER BELT BUCKLE with 3 TURQUOISE STONES & 1 CORAL