THE STORY BEHIND THE JEWELRY
THIS BELT BUCKLE IS A TRUE TREASURE!
Sterling Silver and Turquoise.
Belt buckle measures approximately 2-3/8" long, 3" at widest point, will fit a belt that is up to 1-1/2" wide and weighs 82 grams.
This amazing belt buckle depicts the beauty and elegance of the great Southwest! This belt buckle is a gorgeous piece of jewelry that is crafted out of genuine sterling silver and real Turquoise inlay. The inlay is gently set, while thin silver lines and stamped Water Wave designs highlight for a perfect finish. In some beliefs, water waves represent continuous life. Belt buckle is stamped sterling and hallmarked.
Turquoise is the birthstone of December. It is believed that turquoise tends to bring good fortune, strength and helps overcome illness. Turquoise got its name from the Levantine traders called Turks who brought the stone to Europe from Persia via Turkey centuries ago. Native Americans have prized turquoise since the time of the Aztecs, who mined it in New Mexico. The natural variations that occur in turquoise are part of their appeal and beauty.