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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Begay, Jimmy 2 Navajo 192
Descriptions
turquoise 308 coral 32 silver 707
Names
buckle 21
Subjects
floral 651
Dimensions:
L: 3.875 in, width: 2.875 in, depth: 1.375 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Jo and Warren Buxton, Phoenix, Arizona
Inscription:
on verso: JVB
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment/Ritual Regalia. Rectangular silver buckle with rounded corners, inlaid turquoise and coral at edge, turquoise and coral stone, and leaf in center. Stamped scalloped design at edge, concentric inlaid turquoise design and inlaid turquoise and coral design, stamped zig-zag design. Center has oval shadow box with set coral stone on one side and turquoise stone on the other. In between is a silver leaf, 2 silver swirls, 2 silver "buttons" above coral stone and silver curl by turquoise stone. On back is loop and hook for belt. Inscription stamped in back.
Accession Number:
NA.203.997

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