Loan Object
Maker: Navajo

Leather belt with conchas

ca. 1890

Silver and leather

3 x 46 in. (7.6 x 116.8 cm)
Lent by Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, ANT.030847
ILE2012.13.6
Culture: 
Native American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Geography: 
Made in Arizona
or made in New Mexico
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

The William P. Sargent Indian Collection, Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University.

Bibliography: 

Barbara M. Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward, eds., Silver in American Life: Selections from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1979), 116, no. 112.

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