Native American Navajo HUGE Sterling Silver & Turquoise Conchos on Original Belt. 1 Large Sterling Silver Buckle measures 3 5/8'' wide by 2 7/8'' height. 5 Large Sterling Silver Conchos measures 3 3/8'' wide by 2 5/8'' height.1 Original leather belt measuring 41'' end to end, end to center of holes 31''. Measurement with buckle another 2 1/2''. The 6 Conchos are a classic Navajo design. The outside border is more detailed, wonderful craftsmanship, unique. I have search but can not find another just like it.
Bright Blue Turquoise cabochons measure approx. 1/4' by 1/4'' are inset in the center of the Sterling Concho.The Brown belt is original with brass/copper loops attached to the Conchos. "The Conchos are backed by custom cut leather pads which highlights the silverware & protects the edge of the silver from bumping, wear & bending". The Conchos can be slid along the leather as desired position them for your waist size. You can remove the buckle & the Conchos & place them on other belt. The length can be cut to fit smaller person.
The leather belt is punched with 10 holes. Weight of buckle is 49.6 grams , 5 conchos with leather pad, 50.3, 48.4, 46.8, 50.6, 46.5 grams.
Back of conch covered by leather, darkened with age, do not know if they have stamp marks. Sterling Concho's in very good condition. Minimal scratch marks consistent with age.Turquoise cabochons 3 have small chips. Condition of belt shows some signs of age and wear however still in good wearable condition. The item "Native American Navajo HUGE Sterling Silver &Turquoise Conchos Leather Belt" is in sale since Sunday, December 18, 2016. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Other Native American Jewelry". The seller is "foreevermore" and is located in Delray Beach, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Mexico, Singapore, Norway, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Uruguay.