M. Begay Native American Navajo Sterling Spiny Oyster Concho Belt
M. Begay Navajo Sterling Silver Concho Belt
Vintage M. Begay Native American Navajo sterling silver spiny oyster concho belt.
This is a hand-made Native American seashell turquoise and spiny oyster in excellent condition. It has 9 shells set in sterling silver and are decorated with turquoise. Concho belts are a long-time Navajo tradition yet it is generally accepted that the Navajo learned about the concept of concho belts from the Plains tribes.
Approximate Measurements: Large belt buckle diameter is 5". the rest of the other shells are 3".