Murphy Platero

Murphy Platero is a Navajo silversmith whose unique jewelry is showcased in many fine galleries.  His one of a kind pieces feature his own unique stamp work and the finist turquoise stones that he personally selects.

Murphy was born in Crown Point, New Mexico and eventually moved to Gallup where he currently lives.

Murphy’s mother is a Navajo silversmith who is renowned for her beautiful stamped feather jewelry.  Murphy learned to silversmith from his mother and has perfected his craft for fifteen years.