Born in 1970, Lee Begay is the older brother of award-winning Navajo sandcast jewelry artist Darryl Dean Begay. He's learned his craft from his brother Darryl Dean and is now thriving as a silversmith specializing in sandcast jewelry.
This rectangular sandcast pendant shows a classic Navajo ketoh, or bowguard, design at the center of which is a small round of natural Candelaria turquoise. This has a fixed, round jump ring at top. We include a leather cord with this so you can wear it right away.
Signed on back LEE B and marked 16 for 2014.
Stone: Candelaria round 1/8" diameter
Dimensions of pendant (excluding jump ring): 2 3/8" x 7/8"