Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bolo tie with road runner
  • Hopi peoples
  • bolo tie with road runner, late 1800s–1981
  • Where object was made: Arizona, United States
  • silver, turquoise, leather, braiding, incising
  • Object Length/Width: 49.5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 19 1/2 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1470

The black braided leather bolo tie has silver cones on the loose ends. The trapezoidal slider has a raised border and road runner with turquoise in the body and head.