Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery
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Fri, Sep 29, 2023 03:30PM EDT - Fri, Oct 6, 2023 03:00PM EDT
Lot 3

John Burnside (1909-1988) Navajo - Lone Mountain Turquoise and Silver Belt Buckle c. 1960-70s (J15987-007)

Estimate: $450 - $650

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83g, bandwidth 1.25", 2.25" x 3.375". Artist hallmark on verso. Ex private collection, Kansas. John Burnside was active in jewelry making in the 1920's to the 1960's and is known for his sand cast work. He worked for CG Wallace and is the brother of Tom Burnside.


 The piece is in near-new condition with no visible damage or signs of wear. The turquoise, are all intact and show no signs of non-natural cracks.  

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Ex private collection, Kansas.