Styles of beading can vary from bracelet to bracelet and genuine Native American beading styles differ from tribe to tribe, with Navajo beading showing different patterns from Comanche, for example.
Popular Navajo symbols of the bear, turtle, water, mountains, arrows, phoenix and Kokopelli are found in these examples of fine workmanship.
Kiva Trading: Founded in 1985, Kiva Trading is a direct trader with reservations, representing Hopi, Navajo, Pueblo, and Zuni jewelry by famous Native American artisans.
Two Dogs: If you're looking for specific tribal jewelry, this shop is a great place to find pieces by Cherokee, Navajo, and Hopi artisans.
In addition to the many discounts, you can find Navajo and Zuni tribal jewelry collections made by Native American artisans.
Zapotec designs - Indigenous historical pre-Columbian civilization such as Native American tribes like the Navajo.
The tribes represented by these talented craftspeople include Hopi, Navajo, Santo Domingo, and Zuni.
The Navajo nation is the largest Indian reservation in the U.S., covering over 24,000 square miles in Arizona, Utah and New Mexico.
Matthews, "The Prayer of a Navajo Shaman," in American Anthropologist, i.; idem, "The Mountain Chant; a Navajo Ceremony," in Fifth Report of Bureau of American Ethnology; J.
The Anasazi, "The Ancient Ones," as the present day Navajo call them, built cities and a society for 13 centuries before abandoning this high Sonoran desert, all before Columbus ever set sail.