ANDERSON KOINVA Hopi Sterling Silver Belt Buckle

$295.00

1 in stock

Description

  • Fantastic Silver Overlay Hopi Belt Buckle by Hopi Silversmith Anderson Koinva.
  • The quality of the silverwork here can be seen in the precisely cut designs in the upper layer of silver, and in the finely textured and deeply oxidized lower layer of silver.
  • Anderson Koinva is a first-rate silversmith from the Second Mesa village of Shongopovi.
  • He learned silversmithing from his father-in-law, Bernard Dawahoya.
  • His grandfather is renowned Hopi silversmith Paul Saufkie.
  • To learn more about Hopi jewelry and it’s history, please click HERE!
Condition
Vintage Excellent
Size of Belt Buckle
2-1/2″ wide x 1-1/2″ tall / accepts up to 1″ belt
Materials Used
Sterling Silver
Weight in Grams
34.8
Hallmarks
A. Koinva, Hopi
Artist’s Identity
Anderson Koinva, Hopi Silversmith