Hopi Overlay Bear Paw Belt Buckle by Ben Mansfield
Benjamin Mansfield, son of Vernon Mansfield, is of the Strap Clan who hail from the Shungopavi Village. He learned silversmithing at a young age and has been producing Hopi design since 1983. Mansfield’s signature design is clean overlay, with the upper layer polished to a high shine. The Tawa (Sunface) is one of his favored designs and his hallmark is a distinctive Antelope Head.