Nathan Fred Jr. - Hopi Crafts - Silver Overlay Belt Buckle with Kokopelli Design c. 1970-80s, 2" x 3.25" (J11165)
- Circa: 1970-80s
- Size: 2'' x 3.25''
73g, 2" x 3.25", fits a belt bandwidth of 1.5". Hallmarked "NF" with the Hopi Crafts stamp. Acquired from a private collection in Colorado. This item was purchased at a Santa Fe Indian market sometime between 1976 and 1985. The owner's husband was a retired physician who became a ceramist. They traveled to Mexican Baja Peninsula, where he studied with the indigenous people. He also sponsored native potters to teach there and in the United States.