Here's a Handsome Bola Tie, Hand Wrought in Sterling Silver, and Inlaid with Turquoise, Shell, and organic materials (possibly horn or tortoise). This Indian Chief with head dress is Raymond Quam's Signature Motif. Mr. Quam adds lots of detail to his Chief's head dresses, and his faces are just wonderful. This Terrific Bolo is signed in etched script, R Q Zuni, and tested for Sterling Silver.
Nice Size, this Exceptional Work of Zuni Art measures 2 1/8" from the base of the orange spiney oyster shell to the top bead of the first head dress feather x 1 ¾".
Condition is Vintage Excellent.
Jewelry: Antique & Collectible. Native American, Mexican, Scandinavian, Modernist, Costume,
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