Gilcrease Museum is temporarily closed for construction.

Get the Full Story

Silver horse bridle with Naja pendant / Native American; Navajo

Essay/Description

a - Silver horse bridle with Naja pendant. Pendant and bridle both have turquoise stone insets.

b - Steel bit that was originally attached to the silver horse bridle.

Dubin, Lois Sherr. North American Indian Jewelry and Adornment: From Prehistory to the Present. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1999.

You may be interested in...

Title(s): 
Silver horse bridle with Naja pendant
Culture: 
Native American; Navajo
Date: 
circa 1930s
Period: 
Historic
Place: 
Southwest, United States of America
Materials/Techniques: 
metal
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
84.2341a-b
Department: 
On View

Our Online Collections site is a work in progress. If you have information about this item that may be of assistance, please contact us.