Vintage Turquoise Concho Belt
Oxidized Sterling Silver and Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Vintage Concho Belt By Artist Johnny Mike Begay. This belt features ten sterling silver conchos, bezel set Sleeping Beauty Turquoise cabochons in the center of each concho. Each concho measures 2 1/2 inches x 2 inches and is 39 inches.
Johnny Mike Begay
Johnny Mike Begay lived in Houck, Arizona. He received several awards at the 1976 Santa Fe Indian Market, apparently the last year of his life. His work was included in “Jewels of the Southwest” at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture in Santa Fe in 2002.