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Silver Buckle By Norbert Peshlakai "Feathered Warrior II"

$890.00

We're pleased to present you with this cool buckle by genius Navajo jeweler Norbert Peshlakai entitled "Feathered Warrior II." The handmade textured silver buckle is slightly oxidized with a smooth silver applique head and one gold bead accent. The warrior's head has wind-blown hair with a single feather atop his head.

Interestingly, Norbert Peshlakai was influenced by the work of Pablo Picasso, and you can certainly see that with this buckle and its Picasso-like head.

The buckle dates circa 1995 and was originally in the collection of Martha Hopkins Struever until she sold it to a major Norbert Peshlakai collector in 2006. It measures 2" high x 2 3/4" wide and is hallmarked on the reverse.

This is the jewelry you will see at the Wheelwright Museum's current exhibition featuring the work of one man, Norbert Peshlakai.



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