Belt, Buckle, Chip Inlay, Singer, Vintage, 707
This Jackie Singer belt is a fabulous find!
The Singer family is famous for their chip inlay creations, they’re said to have invented the technique. This beautiful buckle features some of their signature craft with an intricate sterling silver design and inlay of tiny turquoise and red coral chips and framed with a rectangle of stamped sterling silver. The buckle comes on a new leather strap in a gorgeous oxblood.
Jackie Singer (1949-; Navajo) Inlay; chip inlay; mosaic inlay, row sets, coral, figural, peyote designsMarks: J. S; J T S; JTS (conjoined)
- artist: Jackie Singer
- affiliation: Navajo
- markings: JTS (conjoined)
- materials: sterling silver, turquoise, coral chip inlay
- measurements: fits 36"
- buckle: 3" x 2"
- weight: 54 grams
- condition: buckle is excellent vintage condition with light oxidation and wear, the strap is new
- style number: FA707