Navajo silversmith’s introduced the butterfly concho at the turn of the last century and used it originally to adorn concho belts and eventually turned them into pins.
We are pleased to offer this vintage butterfly pin, crafted in Sterling silver and set with an irregular Kingman turquoise stone.
Old Pawn. Acquired in Southern Arizona.
- affiliation: Navajo
- materials: sterling silver and Kingman turquoise
- dimensions: 2 1/4 x 1"
- weight: 15 grams
- closure: pin back
- condition: good vintage condition with light oxidation and minor wear
- style number: JP165