Sterling silver and real Howlite.
Bolo piece measures approximately 1-3/8" long and 1-1/8" wide. The Tips measure approximately 1-5/8" long and 1/8" at widest point. The total measurement of the cord is approximately 40" long.
This is a very exquisite bolo tie that must not be overlooked! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Betty Begay out of genuine sterling silver and a real Howlite stone. The stone is gently set in hand cut bezel setting, while twisted silver and imprinted designs accent the stone for a remarkable finish. The bolo piece is hallmarked.
Howlite is named after its discoverer Henry How. Howlite is known for its great final polish and rich luster. Howlite is often mistaken for "white buffalo" or "white turquoise" due to the similarity of appearance. Howlite is a combination of pure white with black veins; highlighting the beauty and balance of opposites. Howlite has high calcium content for strong healthy bones and teeth. It would make a wonderful gift for a pregnant or nursing mother.