Becenti story telling silver belt


#1

Hi all. Nice to have found this group. My siblings and I inherited a Becenti 10 piece Story Telling Belt. total 20 oz of silver. I tried to do some research and cannot figure which member of the Becenti family is the artist. Someone wrote in removable felt pen that it was Elaine but looking at the signature collection I am not so sure. See the last piece there is a signature. I have pictures of each piece and I am not familiar as to Navajo art. It is beautiful, however we must sell it and I am trying to figure out the best way to do this and what it’s worth is. I have a camera but not sure how to take the best photo of any of these pieces, my pictures do not do it justice. There are no warps although the pics might look like there are. Can anyone help me with the story. I would love to learn more and of course sell it.


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#2

This belt is a Floyd Becenti piece, Navajo. A lot of stuff is going on, but really no story. He has taken dancers from different tribes and incorporated them into the belt. thanks for sharing.


#3

Thank you so much Jason. I know a lot more than I did before. Can you or anyone advise me on best way to sell? EBay? or ?