Navajo Silver Box with Zuni Inlay
Artist: Once Known
Dimensions: 5 1/4″L x 3 7/8”W x 1 1/2”H
Tribe: Navajo/ Zuni
As seen in the Elegant Vessels: A century of southwest silver boxes book (Page 86 & 87)
This streamlined silver box has had its lid masterfully inlaid with abstract geometric imagery influenced by Southwestern Pueblo pottery design. Unfortunately, the identities of their talented makers did not accompany the acquisition of the boxes.