Durango Silver Company has just created a new presentation on Antique Western Silver. This is an educational page that we have made for you to learn about Antique Western Silver and Antique Western Silver Jewelry from the American Southwest.
As our company has specialized in Antique Western Silver for over 40 years, we have a lot of great information to share with you and we have created a great presentation for you to learn about this topic.
Antique Western Silver Jewelry from the American Southwest is an American Heritage. The Native American Indians found Turquoise about 200 B. C. and have used it for spiritual purposes, they had made Turquoise Beads with it, Turquoise Jewelry and more. One of of the biggest Turquoise Trade periods was around 1000 A.D. when the Anasazi Indians were Trading Turquoise with the Myan Indians. A great trade empire was built at Chaco Canyon as a direct result of Turquoise Trade.