- Concho belts
- Third phase Navajo concho belt, 1930's
Third phase Navajo concho belt, 1930's
Third phase Navajo concho belt, ca. 1930's. Silver and Turquoise. The buckle has four turquoise cabochons, and beautiful hand-stamping repousse. There are six oval conchos with a turquoise stone in the center. they are about 3 1/2" by 2 3/4". Six scalloped butterflies between each concho, 1 1/8" by 2 1/4". All have hand-stamping and repousse, one buttery on the end has a center turquoise, and is different than the rest in design. (see photos). The conchos are leather backed. The quality on this piece is excellent.
Measurements: The leather part of the belt is about 50 1/2" long, adjustable, and just over 3/4" wide. The buckle is 3 1/2" by 2 7/8".