Lee Charlie - Navajo/Diné Sculptural Ring featuring a Bezel-set Mother of Pearl Stone Flanked by Feathers J489
Lee Charley (b. 1968) is an accomplished Navajo silversmith who lives in Thoreau, NM. He learned jewelry-making from his mother, and his half-brother is well-known silversmith Ernest Rangel. Charley creates both traditional and contemporary work and his handcrafted designs are often inspired by fish, dragonflies and other animals and traditional Navajo designs.