Sterling silver, real Turquoise and Coral.
Bolo piece measures approximately 2-1/4" long and 1-3/4" wide. The Tips measure approximately 3-3/4" long (including dangle) and 7/8" at widest point. The total measurement of the cord is approximately 41" long.
This is truly an outstanding bolo tie that will make a great impression! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Irvin Chee, out of genuine sterling silver, along with real Turquoise and Coral stones. The Bolo piece has a total of SIXTEEN stones while the dangles on the tips have a total of TWELVE stones (SIX in each) that are gently set in hand cut bezel settings. The bolo piece and the dangles are accented with mini silver beads, twisted silver. and imprinted designs for a fascinating look! The tips are stamped sterling, The bolo tie has a total of TWENTY EIGHT stones. The Bolo piece is stamped sterling and is hallmarked.
Corals are known to be very soothing and very protective. Coral is of an organic origin; it is the skeletal remains of marine animals called Coral Polyps. Colonies of these tiny creatures build branching structures as they grow, gradually forming reefs and atolls.
Turquoise is the birthstone of December. It is believed that turquoise tends to bring good fortune, strength and helps overcome illness. Turquoise got its name from the Levantine traders called Turks who brought the stone to Europe from Persia via Turkey centuries ago. Native Americans have prized turquoise since the time of the Aztecs, who mined it in New Mexico. The natural variations that occur in turquoise are part of its appeal and beauty.