• Format/Object name:

    Bolo tie

  • Date created:

    circa 1980

  • Artists/Makers:

    Charlie Poncho, A:shiwi (Zuni) and Mary Ann Poncho, A:shiwi (Zuni)

  • Place:

    Zuni Pueblo, Zuni Reservation; McKinley County; New Mexico; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Silver, turquoise, shell/shells, jet/lignite, coral, stone, commercial leather thong

  • Techniques:

    Hammered, channel inlay, mosaic inlay, soldered, braided, strung

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly in the collection of Morton Silverman and Anna May Silverman; donated to NMAI in 1986.

  • Dimensions:

    54 x 7.5 cm

  • Catalog number:


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