Bolo, Concho, Turquoise, Hallmark, Vintage, 917

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This lovely vintage bolo was created by renowned Kewa artisan Nelson Garcia, an award-winning jeweler who has been designing and crafting Native American jewelry for more than 40 years. The bolo features a sterling silver concho slide with detailed stamp work surrounding a smooth oval cabochon in a robin’s egg turquoise with black matrixing, set in a simple bezel. The cord is braided leather, tipped with sterling silver aiguillettes.

Nelson Garcia(1955-; Kewa). Active since the 1970s. Stamp work; set stones; silver, gold.

Marks:N G  or N D G (and symbol)
  • artist: Nelson Garcia
  • affiliation: Kewa
  • markings: N G + pictorial
  • materials: sterling silver, turquoise, cording
  • dimensions: 32" end to end 
  • stone: 17 mm x 10 mm
  • shield: 1 7/8" x 1 1/2"
  • weight: 25 grams
  • closure: tension clamp
  • condition: very nice vintage condition with light oxidation and wear, slight dent in bolo tip
  • style number: JN917
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