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Jerry Roan Navajo Sterling Silver Eagle Kachina Dancer Bolo Tie

  Lot # JA101
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Jerry Roan Navajo Sterling Silver Eagle Kachina Dancer Bolo Tie

This Jerry Roan bolo tie features an intricately designed Eagle Kachina, representing the spirit being from Hopi culture. It is known that Kachinas are considered messengers between the human world and the spirit world, and the eagle, in particular, is revered for its connection to the heavens and its status as a symbol of strength and freedom.

  • Artist: Jerry Roan (1919-1977)
    Signed: JR

  • Material: Sterling Silver marked 'Sterling'
  • Cord: 9 mm extra-thick leather braided cord
  • Stones:
    • Six natural turquoise stones in teardrop shapes, the largest measuring 35 X 20 mm
    • Finely inlaid 'Snakeye' coral stones
  • Condition: Good with original patina, polishing optional
  • Size:
    • Weight: 206.5 grams
    • Length (cord): 22 inches
    • Dimensions (bolo): 7.5" X 5.6" X 1.2"

Artist Biography: Jerry Roan was an accomplished Navajo silversmith known for his sterling silver jewelry. Roan’s works, crafted between 1919 and 1977, are cherished for their traditional techniques and timeless appeal. His skillful incorporation of natural turquoise and coral in his pieces not only reflects his artistry but also honors the cultural significance of these materials in Navajo tradition.

Provenance: From a local estate collection, this piece was purchased directly from the artist in the 1980s, this bolo tie is guaranteed authentic, crafted by Jerry Roan.

Good, We'll Leave The Polishing To You

Weight: 206.5 g
Length: 22"
Overall: 7.5" X 5.6" X 1.2"

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Lot # JA101
System ID # 16795498
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