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A'r2415 / アール吉祥寺

[Navajo] Silver Overlay Horse Pierce

Regular price $102.00 USD
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Handmade accessories made by American Indians living in southwestern United States are called Indian Jewelry.
Typical tribes include Hopi, Zuni, Navaho, Santo Domingo, and Isleta.
Many people have a strong turquoise image, but not only that, but also the engraving technology is wonderful and creates an attractive silver jewelry.

The Navajo tribe has a quasi -autonomous right in the desert area of ​​Four Corners, which straddles New Mexico, Arizona, and has the largest residence in the United States (Navajo Nation), and is almost the same as Hokkaido.

This product uses a technique for overlay, and in 1930, a technique invented by the Hopi Paul and Ski. By engraving a pattern called a chopped eye on the sheet, and oxidizing the pattern, the pattern floats black. This is a technique that is used not only by the Hopi but also by the Navajo.