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Silver belt buckle decorated with abstract black turkey or partridge. Signed by Manuel Hoyungowa (c. 1953-2011) Hopi, Second Mesa Guild, Arizona, 1980-1990

2015.62.97 (RS222629)

Description

Silver belt buckle decorated with abstract black turkey or partridge engraving. Signed with hallmark of silversmith Manuel Hoyungowa (c. 1953-2011) and with Zuni sun symbol. Hope, Second Mesa Guild.

Details

Maker
Hoyungowa, Manuel, ca. 1953-2011 (Silversmith)
Date
1980-1990
Inscriptions
[Hallmark of silversmith Manuel Hoyungowa / Zuni sun symbol] (stamped)
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Clothing; Clothing Accessories
Descriptive terms
Buckle
Buckle, Belt
buckles (strap accessories)
silver (metal)
Accession Number
2015.62.97
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310802

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