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    History of American Indian Jewelry Making

    Although Native Americans were taught to work in silver by Mexican silversmiths during the mid-nineteenth century, they were quick to change in the face of larger non-Indian social demands.
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    Navajo Indian Jewelryn For instance, Navajo Indian silversmiths, working from 1870 to 1900, learned the stamping of Indian ornaments from Mexican leather workers, rather than from the silversmiths who had taught them.



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