The Zuni Pueblo Indians perfected inlay techniques are seen in the unique designs and craftsmanship of their amazing handmade belt buckles. The style of Zuni Buckles differ from the Navajo by the way the Zuni silversmith use the technique of inlay on the buckles. Inlaying a belt buckles involves using the silver as a base and applying the stones, coral, shells, or jet over the top like a mosaic. Many of the beautiful belt buckles are excellent examples of this talent.
Each buckle's design of Turquoise, Pink Shell, Onyx and Coral in the Belt buckles a feel that's specific only to Zuni Jewelry. Many of their buckles not only are decorated with the stones mentioned above, but also are handcrafted into amazing designs like an eagle, bear claw, horse and rider, and many more. Typically the Zuni Silversmiths will work with .925 Sterling Silver so you normally don't need to worry about quality when purchasing an authentic Zuni Belt Buckle.
Here are a few pictures of Handcrafted Zuni Belt Buckles: