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Indian Native American symbol hallmarks:

Some hallmarks are copied and laser engraved, they are spotted by *
Animals - Animal Parts - tracks
Eagle mark on Indian jewelry for Wayne Eagleboy
Wayne Eagleboy
Ram head mark for Darrel Cadman Navajo hallmark on Indian jewelry
Darrel Cadman
Navajo
Bird picto mark for Sadie Calvin Navajo silversmith
Sadie Calvin
Navajo
Bobby Etsitty "slow hands" mark on indian jewelry
Bobby Etsitty 1 "slow hands"
Navajo
snail mark on Indian Native American jewelry for Bobby Etsitty Navajo
Bobby Etsitty
Navajo 2
 
Peyote bird mark on jewelry is Gibson Gene Navajo native american silversmith
Gibson Gene
Navajo
feather and porcupines mark on Indian jewelry is Wes Gray, Navajo native american hallmark
Wes Grey
Navajo
jumping bass mark on jewelry is Leonard Bruce Hodgins
Leonard Bruce Hodgins (jumping bass 1990s) Navajo
Thunderbird mark may be Joe Silvers Navajo
Joe Silvers
Navajo ? 
 Eagle paw mark on Indian Native American jewelry is Bennie Ration Navajo
Bennie Ration
Navajo
 
 Buffalo mark for Ray Jesus Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Jesus Ray
Navajo
  rabbit over Handmade mark on Indian jewelry is Michael Rogers païute
Michael Rogers
Paiute
Joe Tom Hutchinson Muscogee/Creek Indian Native American hallmark on silver
Eva WhiteDog
Joe Tom Hutchinson muscogee/Creek
Bird mark and SM is Gigi Mitchell spanih signature
Gigi Mitchell
Spanish
 
Parrot beac is Dennis and Nancy Edaaki Zuni hallmark
Dennis & Nancy Edaaki Zuni
Elliot Qualo, Zuni native american silversmith hallmark
Elliot Qualo
Zuni
Thunderbird under sun hallmark is Ben Eustace Zuni artist signature
Ben Eustace
Zuni
Francis Leekia, Zuni native american silversmith hallmark
Francis Leekia Zuni
Myron Panteah, Zuni native american silversmith hallmark
Myron Panteah
Zuni
 
Alonzo Hustito Zuni native american silversmith hallmark*
Alonzo Hustito Zuni 1930-89
       
 
Tony Sanchez skull mark, anglo silversmith
Tony Sanchez 1
Anglo
Tony Sanchez trademark on southwest indian style jewelry
Tony Sanchez 2
Anglo
Martin and Denise Stecher hallmark
Martin & Denise Stecher (anglo?)
   
tracks
Bear paw with Les Craig Navajo mark on Indian Native American jewelry
Lester Craig
Navajo
Navajo bear paw hallmark shared by Jackson Virginia, James, Willie silversmiths
James, Willie & Virginia Jackson Navajo
track picto on overlay jewelry for Adrian Sanchez Navajo
Adrian Sanchez
Navajo
mark
Sonny Gene ?
fake A. Sanchez?
ATc inside Hand print mark on Indian jewelry for Aaron Toadlena Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Aaron Toadlena
Navajo
 
Val Tsosie Navajo silversmith hallmark on silver
Val Tsosie
Navajo
John Hornbeck mark on southwestern jewelry
John Hornbeck
Anglo
     
 
Arrows - Arrowheads - Bows - Lightnings
Andrew Alvary, Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Andrew Alvary
Navajo
Stanley Parker, Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Stanley Parker
Navajo
Arrow head Navajo mark for Jim Williams navajo silversmith
Jim Williams
Navajo
crossed arrows mark on Indian Native American jewelry is Et-Sitty-Tsosie Navajo 1880s-1937
Et-Sitty-Tsosie
Navajo d. 1937
Verna Blackgoat Navajo hallmark
Verna Blackgoat
Navajo (worked for Alltribes)
 
Haskie Leonard Navajo hallmark on indian jewelry
Haskie Leonard
Navajo
Navajo Moses Jack hallmark on indian native american jewelry
Moses Jack
Navajo
David Sandoval, Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
David Sandoval, Navajo
Charlie Singer Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Charlie Singer
Navajo
Ike Wilson Navajo silversmith hallmark on sterling silver indian native american jewelry
Ike Wilson
Navajo
 
Sam Lovato Santo Domingo Indian Native American hallmark on sterling silver jewelry
Sam Lovato
Santo Domingo
Arrow and teepee mark is Art Lewis Choctaw hallmark
Art Lewis
Choctaw
Arrow ans Teepee mark is Art Lewis Choctaw artist signature
Art Lewis
2
Teepee over arrow is Art Lewis Choctaw hallmark
Art Lewis
3
mahooty Randy lightning mark
Randy Mahooty
Zuni
 
Anglo Dewit Tom mark
Tom Dewit
Anglo  
Broken Arrow hallmark for Kay Johnson, anglo silversmith
Kay Johnson
Anglo  
    See shop trademarks for other broken arrows marks
 
Clouds
cloud mark is Tortalita Joe Kewa
Joe Tortalita
Kewa 
Cloud mark on indian jewelry is Rick Lujan from Taos Indian Native American hallmark
Rick Lujan
Taos
 Tsosie Richard Navajo hallmark
Richard Tsosie
Navajo
  Rain Cloud Fake hallmark on Chinese jewelry sold as native american
Chinese import fake jewelry
 
Feathers - Leaves
Alvin et Lula Begay Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Alvin & Lula Begay Navajo
Lone Parker Navajo hallmark on native jewelry
Lone Parker
Navajo
Tracey Knifewing Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Ray Tracey Knifewing
Navajo
SS and 2 feathers mark on Indian jewelry for Sandy Sangster Navajo
Sandy Sangster
(old mark)
Navajo
2 feathers hallmark for Sandy Sangster Navajo silversmith
Sandy Sangster
"Two Feathers"
Navajo
 
Philbert Secatero Navajo native american silversmith mark
Philbert Secatero
Navajo
Phillip Valasquez? Navajo native american silversmith mark
Phillip Valasquez?
     
 
Figures - Kachinas
warrior mark on jewelry for John B. Begay Jr Navajo silversmith
John B. Begay Jr Navajo
Kokopelli symbol mark on Indian jewelry for Monica King, Navajo native american silversmith
Monica King
Navajo
Kokopelli c mark on Indian jewelry for Chuck Lindsay Navajo silversmith*
Chuck Lindsay
Navajo
Fake Kokopelli laser engraved mark, jewelry sold on Ebay
Fake laser-engraved mark
Dancer mark on Indian jewelry for Micke Ortero Navajo silversmith
Mike Ortero
Navajo
 
Flute player and W mark on Indian jewelry for Ernie Washee Navajo silversmith
Ernie Washee
Navajo
indian head mark on jewelry for Joe D. Yazzie Navajo hallmark
Joe D. Yazzie
Navajo
zuni craftsmen cooperative association hallmark
Zuni Craftsmen
Cooperative
Association
human picto is Maisels Indian Trading Post hallmark
Maisels Indian Trading Post
Victor Cedarstaff hallmark, the first bolo tie was attribued to him
Victor Cedarstaff
Anglo
 
Frogs - Tadpoles - Reptiles
H + toad or frog hallmark on Indian Native American jewelry for Henry King Navajo silversmith
Henry King
Navajo
lizard mark on indian jewelry for Calvin Peterson Navajo silversmith
Calvin Peterson
Navajo
Frog picto and not a cat mark on jewelry is John Quam Zuni artist signature
John Quam
Zuni
   
 
Mountains
D. Paul Navajo native american silversmith mark
D.?  Paul
Navajo
A. Whitegold, Navajo native american silversmith mark
A.? Whitegold
Navajo
mountains and broken arrows mark
?
Al somers Apache/Blackfoot 1942- Indian Native American silversmith hallmark
Al Somers
Apache/ Blackfoot
Allen Wallace, Maidu Indian heritage hallmark on sterling silver jewelry
Alan Wallace, Washo/Maidu
 
Edward, Zuni native american silversmith hallmark
Edward
Zuni
Sunrise... shop hallmark
Carol Felley
Anglo 1
     
 
Plants
Marlene Jones Navajo native american silversmith mark
Marlene Jones Navajo
Mark D Stevens from Laguna Pueblo New Mexico hallmark
Ha-ta-weh
Mark D Stevens
Laguna Pueblo
Cactus hallmark on Indian Native American jewelry for Joleen Yazzie Navajo
Joleen Yazzie
Navajo
Franck Vacit Zuni hallmark on silver
Franck Vacit
Zuni
 
 
Stars - Moons - Sun - Weather
Star and planet mark for PK Work, Abaiyachi, Choctaw Nation
PK Work Abaiyachi
Choctaw
Cippy Crazy Horse hallmark
Cippy Crazy Horse Cochiti
Begay hallmark Navajo silversmith mark
? Begay
Navajo
Calvin Peterson, Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Peterson Calvin
Navajo
Robert Gene Navajo hallmark on sterling silver
Robert Gene
Navajo
 
Star mark is John Silver
John Silver
Navajo
Whirling Wind Navajo mark on southwest jewellry
Whirling Wind
Navajo
Sadie et Morris Laahte, Zuni native american silversmith hallmark
Sadie & Morris Laahte, zuni
Sun mark on zuni jewelry for Morris Laahte Indian Native American
Morris Laahte
Zuni
Star with a circle inside mark is Dan Simplicio Zuni artist signature
Dan Simplicio
Zuni
 
Teepee - Hogans
Fidel Bahe Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Fidel Bahe
Navajo
Benally Brothers hallmark
Benally Brothers Navajo
2 teepees mark is Daniel Benally Navajo
Daniel Benally
Navajo 1
2 teepees mark is Daniel Benally Navajo artist signature
Daniel Benally
2
TSK inside hoogan, Tom et Sylvia Kee, Navajo native american silversmith mark
Tom & Sylvia Kee Navajo
 
Miscellaneous - Ceremonials
Wilford M Begay hallmark stamp on sterling silver southwest jewelry
Wilford M. Begay
Brown Wally navajo
Wally Brown
Navajo
Bird signature on indian jewelry is Sadie Calvin navajo silversmith hallmark
Sadie Calvin
Navajo
LC stilized mark is Larry Castillo Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Larry Castillo
Navajo
Carl et Irene Clark Navajo Navajo native american silversmith mark
Carl & Irene Clark Navajo
 
Nelson Craig Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Nelson Craig
Navajo
8 mark for Henry Harlene Navajo silversmith
Henry Harlene
(8) Navajo
Ceremonial Pipe mark on Indian native american jewelry for Harvey Mace Navajo
Harvey Mace
Navajo
lance and shield symbol hallmark on jewelry is Wilford Nez Navajo Indian signature
Wilford Nez Navajo
Aaron Peshlakay Navajo native american silversmith mark
Aaron Peshlakay Navajo
 
Natasha Peshlakai Navajo hallmark
Natasha Peshlakai Navajo
Indian Native American Navajo silversmith Norbert Peshlakai mark
Norbert Peshlakai Navajo
Herbert Taylor Navajo mark on native jewelry
Herbert Taylor Navajo
Navajo Indian Native American Fred Thompson mark on silver
Fred Thompson
Navajo
may be Tooth Duane mark
Duane Tooth?
 
Hat hallmark on Indian Native American jewelry is Delbert Vandever Navajo silversmith
Delbert Vandever Navajo
Willie Yazzie, Navajo native american silversmith hallmark
Willie Yazzie Navajo 1
Navajo silversmith Willie Yazzie hallmark
Willie Yazzie
Navajo 2
   
 
Lawrence Golsh Cherokee mark
Lawrence G. Golsh
Cherokee
Cippy Crazy Horse, Cochiti native american silversmith mark
Cippy Crazy Horse
 Cochiti
Harvey Chavarria Santa Clara Indian Native American silversmith
Harvey Chavarria
Santa Clara
Tony Aguilar Sr Santo Domingo indian native american mark
Tony Aguilar Sr
Santo Domingo
Johnny Coonsis, Zuni native american silversmith hallmark
Johnny Coonsis
 Zuni
 
Hook hallmark on jewelry is Ben Thompson Cherokee Indian Native American silversmith
Ben Thompson "Silverhand"
Cherokee
Carol Felley Anglo mark
Carol Felley
Anglo 2
James Avery Anglo american silversmith hallmark
James Avery
Anglo
Teresa Archibeque Hispanic hallmark on southwest jewelry
Teresa Archibeque Hispanic
 
 

 

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Hopi picto marks > - Native American & Southwest picto marks >
Shop marks > - Fake marks > - Unidentified marks >

 

Fake marks on jewelry sold on Internet (Ebay, Etsy..) or by some stores in Albuquerque, Gallup and Santa Fe as Native American:

These fake marks are for most of them engraved (and not stamped) on cheap quality jewelry sold at high price. When they are stamped, the stamp is of poor quality.

All other pictures of marks found on fake Native American jewelry are welcome!  
Navajo fake marks:
Rain Cloud Fake hallmark on Chinese jewelry sold as native american
Rain cloud mark on fake Indian jewelry
Chinese import
exemple of fake rain cloud mark with M on jewelry made in China jewelry sold on Ebay and Etsy
M & rain cloud on fake Navajo jewelry sold on Internet
Chinese import
Fake Allen Lee hallmark
Fake Allen Lee engraved mark
jewelry sold on Internet
 
Fake Navajo Arnold Blackgoat mark on jewelry sold on Ebay from Japan
Fake Arnold Blackgoat mark, jewelry sold on Ebay
Fake S mark sold as Stewart Billie found on Ebay
Fake Stewart Billie mark, jewelry sold on Ebay
Fake Wydell Billie mark
Fake Wydell Billie mark, jewelry sold on Ebay
 
S Yazziee mark with 2 e !
S Yazziee  with  "ee" ?
possible fake mark

Fake Ken & Mary Bill mark engraved, jewelry sold on Ebay
(letters are larger from left to right)
 
 
 

Your help will be very appreciated to name the following marks:

Unidentified marks may not be American made,
your help will be appreciated to recognize them!
Animals:
South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
A01 ?
Howling wolf mark
A02 ?
animal mark
A03 ?
10 Navajo unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
A04 ?
22 South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
A05 ?
 
30 South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
A06 ?
Parrot head mark
A08 ?
fox hallmark
A09 ? (shop)
South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
A11 ?
dog hallmark
A12 ?
 
122
A14 ?
elk tooth bolo mark
A15 ?
thunderbird jewelry mark
A16 ?
buffalo mark
A17 ?
duck mark
A18 ?
 
Wolf head mark
A19 ?
Animal mark
A20 ?
3 crosses inside fish picto mark
A21 ?
thunderbird
A22 ?
Bear symbol mark
A23 ?
wiki Masawytewa?
 
animal head mark
A24 ? 
Fish mark
A25 ? 
bird mark
A26 ?
flying bird mark
A27 ?
 
 
Animal tracks:
animal track
T01 ?
Horse shoes mark
T02 ?
Bear Paw mark
T03 ?
Bird track
T04 ?
Foot print
T05 ?
 
Foot print mark
T06 ?
Foot print mark
T07 ?
Deer track mark
T08 ?
Cat paw mark
T09?
cat track mark
T10 ?
 
2 paws mark
T11 ?
print mark
T12 ?
mark
T13 ?
   
 
Bows and Arrows:
arrow mark
arrow 1 ?
sunny Arrow mark
arrow 2 ?
arrow and mountains mark
arrow 3 ?
Arrow mark
arrow 4 ?
Pi and arrow mark
arrow 5?
 
lighting or arrow mark
arrow 6?
       
Bent arrows:
Bent arrow mark
bent arrow 1 ?
bent arrow mark
bent arrow 2 ?
     
Broken Arrows:
Broken arrow mark
broken arrow 1?
Broken arrow mark
broken arrow 2?
Broken arrow hallmark
broken arrow 3?
Broken arrow mark
broken arrow 4?
 
Crossed Arrows:
crossed arrows
crossed 1?
crossed arrows hallmark
crossed 2? (shop)
4 crossed arrows W
crossed 3?
crossed arrows mark
crossed 4?
crossed arrows on concho belt
crossed 5?
Arrows head, parts and bows:
arrowhead mark
Arrowhead 1?
Arrow head mark
Arrowhead 2?
Arrow part mark
arrow part ?
Bow mark
Bow 1?
Bow and arrow mark
Bow 2?
lightnings:
lightning mark
lightning 1?
z mark
lightning 2?
(shop mark)
     
 
Unidentified marks may be fake Indian marks or not Native American
Clouds:
rain cloud mark
C1 ?
cloud mark
C2 ?
cloud hallmark
C3 ?
Cloud mark
C4 ?
cloud mark
C5 ?
 
cloud symbol on hopi overlay jewelry
C6 ? Hopi
       
 
Feathers
feather mark
F1 ?
2 feathers mark
F2 ?
feather mark
F3 ?
eagle feather mark
F4 ?
Eagle feather hallmark
F5 ?
 
feather mark
F6 ?
       
 
Figures - Kachinas
Kachina mark
K1 ?
dancer mark
K2 ?
Human stilized mark
K3 ?
Navajo dancer hallmark
K4 a?
dancer mark
K4 b?
 
kachina dancer mark
K5 ?
human head mark
K6 ?
Kachina Dancer hallmark on indian jewelry
K7 ?
head mark
K8 ?
head mark
K9 ?
 
human symbol mark
K10 ? 
human symbol mark
K11 ?
     
Unidentified marks may be fake Indian marks or not Native American
Frogs - Tadpoles - Reptiles
Frog mark on overlay jewelry
R1 ?
Tadpole mark on jewelry
R2 ?
Snake mark
R3 ? 
   
 
Insects - Spiders
unknown hallmark 69
i 1 ?
121
i 2 ?
mark
i 3 ?
spider mark
i 4 ?
speeder mark
i 5 ?
 
Speeder mark on zuni style jewelry
i 6 ? (Zuni style, not Hopi)
       
 
Unidentified marks may be fake Indian marks or not Native American
Mountains:
Volcano mountain mark
M1 ?
26 South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
M2 ?
unknown mountain hallmark
M3 ?
36 South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
M4 ?
 
 
Plants:
unknown apple mark
P2 ?
agave mark
P3 ?
tree mark
P4 ?
unknown agave mark on silver
P5 ?
feather unknown mark
P6 ?
 
v + phone
P7 ?
tree mark
P8 ?
picto mark
P9 ?
picto mark
P10 ?
 
 
Sun - Moon - Stars - Weather
snow flake mark
S1 ?
snow mark poss. Hopi
S2 ?
South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
S3 ?
planets mark
S4 ?
Star and moon mark
S5 ?
 
ov
S6 ?
Sun and cloud mark
S7 ?
sun rays mark
S8 ?
stanley bain
S9 ?
Stanley Bain ?
unknown mark2
S10 ?
 
unknown mark
S11 ?
unknown mark 12
S12 ?
40 South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
S13 ?
unknown hallmark 73
S14 ?
unknown mark
S15 ?
 
unknown mark
S16 ?

S17 ?
unknown
S18 ?
sun mark
S19 ?
unknown
S20 ?
 
moon or c mark
S22 ?
Sun and moon mark
S23 ?
star mark
S24 ?
   
 
Unidentified marks may be fake Indian marks or not Native American
Teepee - Hogan
teepee mark
H1 ?
Hogan under sunrays mark
H2 ?
Teepee mark on overlay jewelry
H3 ?
Teepee and arrow mark
H4 ?
Teepee mark
H5 ?
 
Teepee shop mark
H6 ?
shop mark
Teepee mark on jewelry
H7 ?
     
 
Miscellaneous - ceremonials
mark
01 ?
unknown mark
02 ?
wire hallmark
03 ?
unknown mark
O4 ?
Navajo pipe mark
05 ?
 
mark
06 ?
unknown mark
07 ?
unknown mark
08 ?
unknown mark
09 ?
unknown mark
10 ?
 
23 South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
11 ?
unknown mark
12 ?
29 South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
13 ?
 (not T Singer)
unknown mark
14 ?
unknown mark
15 ?
 
South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
16 ?
50 South west unidentified silversmith hallmark on silver
17 ?
+ "end of trail"
unknown mark
18 ?
unknown mark
19 ?
unknown mark
20 ?
 
unknown mark
21 ?
unknown mark
22 ?
unknown mark
23 ?
unknown mark
24 ?
unknown mark
25 ?
 
unknown mark
26 ?
unknown mark
27 ?
unknown mark
28 ?
unknown mark
29 ?
unknown mark
30 ?
 
unknown mark
31 ?
unknown mark
32 ?
unknown mark
33 ?
unknown mark
34 ?
unknown mark
35 ?
 
unknown cart mark
36 ?
mark on jewelry
37 ?
cast-squash-blossom-mark
38 ?
mark on concho belt
39 ?
cross mark
40 ?
 
unknown mark
41 ?
Unknown mark 42
42 ?
     
Unidentified marks may be fake Indian marks or not Native American
 

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