Offered for sale: Sterling Silver bolo with oval cluster of turquoise both on the tips and in the center.
The center oval cluster measures 2 1/8 by 1 1/4 inches. The cluster is comprised of 3 round bezel set with serrated edges pieces of turquoise surrounded by twisted wire decoration in the middle of a modified shadowbox setting with japanned background. Around the outer edge of the oval cluster is a row of bezel set set pear shape pieces of turquoise separated from each other by silver beads.
The tips each have an round six sided turquoise cluster ( 7/8 of an inch diameter )in the shape of a flower with the flower being comprised of a round piece of turquoise in the center of a 6 sided piece of silver with pear shape bezel set pieces of turquoise around the outside edge with silver beads separating the pear shape turquoise.
The hardware on the back of the bolo is base metal however the center oval cluster is Sterling Silver as are the clusters dangling from the end of the tops. There are no marks but the metal tested as Sterling when test with acid. The bolo cord is twisted strips of leather.
Item ID: 15057