This beautiful sterling silver belt buckle was handcrafted by a Navajo artist using genuine turquoise and coral stones set into sterling silver saw tooth bezels. This buckle features a turquoise and coral rosette and is adorned with appliqued sterling silver dots and hand stamped designs. The buckle is approximately 2.75" L x 2.5" H and fits a belt that is approximately 1.25" W. This buckle is stamped and signed by the artist.
Coral is a natural occurring plant used in many different jewelry designs. It is easy to work with and comes in varies colors such as red, pink, orange and even black and brown. Many areas around the world have used coral in jewelry making, and inland cultures are even known for trading coral for other varies commodities. It is most commonly used in inlay pieces to add a pop of color, and pairs well with turquoise, black jet, and mother of pearl.
Photography: To ensure the item looks as realistic as possible and the full essence of the item is captured, all pictures are taken in natural light without the use of editing or photoshop.