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Antique Bolo Tie from 1940
 
Vintage or Antique bolo ties are highly collectible and they make the perfect gift. There is something elegant about bolo ties especially ones with age and character. Vintage accessories are truly in a class by themselves. And while bolos (or bolas, as they are sometimes called) are traditionally thought of as cowboy attire, it was Native American jewelers and silversmiths in particular who brought sophistication to this wearable art form whose acknowledged antecedent was a metal scarf slide worn by both Native American and Anglo men in the late 1890s and early 1900s.
 
Bolo ties have been around in the West for decades, although perhaps not in a prolific, public way. “They’re out there and even if nobody talked a lot about them, people wore them, often as evening dress-up attire,” Sandfield says. “People may not remember what the tie is called, but there frequently is a bolo buried in their closet. I tell them—take it out, dust it off, and wear it with pride.”
 
Bolo ties, representing the casual nature and somewhat rugged milieu of the West, emerged as a form of men’s neckwear in the 1940s. They directly countered business suits as well as the formality suits represented, and instead marked a different style and a different way of life. In particular, American Indian jewelers and silversmiths brought individuality and creativity to this art form, offering a broad range of unique and artistic options.
 
Western wear, including the bolo tie, was popularized through 1950s television shows and movies. Some TV and movie personalities who brought scarf slides and bolo ties into the everyday vernacular include the Cisco Kid, Hopalong Cassidy and Roy Rogers. Bolo ties have been created by American Indian jewelers since the late 1940s and they continue to create them today.
 
Nevertheless, bolo ties were haute couture in Western movies and mid-century TV shows, and through the decades have become a major expression of Native American artists including Charles Loloma, Hopi, and Norbert Peshlakai, Navajo. Bolo ties remain popular, and are even re-invented in unique mediums such as glass and ceramics. Be sure to attend the opening reception on June 28th bedecked in your favorite bolos – the more, the merrier!
 
 

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Antique Bolo Ties for sale

Kay Johnson Vintage Turquoise and Sterling Navajo Kachina Bolo Tie

Kay Johnson Vintage Turquoise and Sterling Navajo Kachina Bolo Tie
   $225.00
VINTAGE NAVAJO INDIAN SILVER BOLO TIE - TURQUOISE NUGGET CORAL - JOHN NELSON

VINTAGE NAVAJO INDIAN SILVER BOLO TIE - TURQUOISE NUGGET CORAL - JOHN NELSON
   $225.00
Vintage Hopi Man In The Maze Signed R Sterling Silver 925 Bolo Tie Necklace

Vintage Hopi Man In The Maze Signed R Sterling Silver 925 Bolo Tie Necklace
   $245.00
Phenomenal GIANT Sterling Silver Turquoise & Coral Cluster Vintage Bolo Tie

Phenomenal GIANT Sterling Silver Turquoise & Coral Cluster Vintage Bolo Tie
   $349.99
Channel Inlay Sterling Silver Indian Head Bolo Tie / Pendant, Signed J J

Channel Inlay Sterling Silver Indian Head Bolo Tie / Pendant, Signed J J
   $265.00
Vintage ZUNI Sterling Silver SUN FACE Inlay BOLO Tie, Leather Cord Sterling Tips

Vintage ZUNI Sterling Silver SUN FACE Inlay BOLO Tie, Leather Cord Sterling Tips
   $382.77
Vintage Sterling Elks Tooth Stag Bolo Tie Signed JOHN LAMULSON? LAMLASON? 2000

Vintage Sterling Elks Tooth Stag Bolo Tie Signed JOHN LAMULSON? LAMLASON? 2000
   $249.00
VINTAGE NAVAJO 925 SILVER STUNNING AMERICAN SPIDERWEB OVAL TURQUOISE BOLO TIE

VINTAGE NAVAJO 925 SILVER STUNNING AMERICAN SPIDERWEB OVAL TURQUOISE BOLO TIE
   $234.95
Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver & Blue Kingman TURQUOISE Cluster BOLO Tie

Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver & Blue Kingman TURQUOISE Cluster BOLO Tie
   $230.75
NAVAJO STERLING SILVER BLUE SPIDERWEB TURQUOISE TRADITIONAL BOLO TIE BLACK CORD

NAVAJO STERLING SILVER BLUE SPIDERWEB TURQUOISE TRADITIONAL BOLO TIE BLACK CORD
   $254.95
NATIVE AMERICAN STERLING Stamped Domed Pierced Vintage LARGE CONCHO BOLO TIE

NATIVE AMERICAN STERLING Stamped Domed Pierced Vintage LARGE CONCHO BOLO TIE
   $367.20
STERLING SILVER & GENUINE STONES AMERICAN INDIAN HEAD DRESS CHIEF BOLO TIE CLASP

STERLING SILVER & GENUINE STONES AMERICAN INDIAN HEAD DRESS CHIEF BOLO TIE CLASP
   $228.99
NAVAJO DAVID REEVES STERLING Stamped Domed HANDMADE Vintage BOLO TIE Estate

NAVAJO DAVID REEVES STERLING Stamped Domed HANDMADE Vintage BOLO TIE Estate
   $256.20
ALBERT NELLS Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver & TURQUOISE Channel Inlay BOLO Tie

ALBERT NELLS Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver & TURQUOISE Channel Inlay BOLO Tie
   $530.33
Vintage Jade & Natural Gold Nugget 22K Bolo Tie

Vintage Jade & Natural Gold Nugget 22K Bolo Tie
   $1,300.00
Vintage ACME Studio Bolo Tie by Artist Ken Price UNUSED

Vintage ACME Studio Bolo Tie by Artist Ken Price UNUSED
   $225.00
Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver & TURQUOISE BOLO Tie, Leather Cord Sterling Tips

Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver & TURQUOISE BOLO Tie, Leather Cord Sterling Tips
   $323.51
VTG Sterling Silver Signed Louis & Felicita Chavez Peyote Bird Inlay Bolo Tie

VTG Sterling Silver Signed Louis & Felicita Chavez Peyote Bird Inlay Bolo Tie
   $249.99
Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver & Old Mediterranean BRANCH CORAL Cluster BOLO Tie

Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver & Old Mediterranean BRANCH CORAL Cluster BOLO Tie
   $534.99
VINTAGE NAVAJO SIGNED FF STERLING SILVER TURQUOISE CLUSTER BOLO TIE BLACK CORD

VINTAGE NAVAJO SIGNED FF STERLING SILVER TURQUOISE CLUSTER BOLO TIE BLACK CORD
   $284.95
Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver KACHINA & TURQUOISE BOLO Tie, Leather Cord

Vintage NAVAJO Sterling Silver KACHINA & TURQUOISE BOLO Tie, Leather Cord
   $291.00
RARE VINTAGE HOPI/ NAVAJO SILVER KACHINA IRONWOOD CONTEMPORIST STERLING BOLO TIE

RARE VINTAGE HOPI/ NAVAJO SILVER KACHINA IRONWOOD CONTEMPORIST STERLING BOLO TIE
   $345.59
Vintage HOPI Sterling Silver OVERLAY Kachina BOLO Tie, Leather Cord 925 Tips

Vintage HOPI Sterling Silver OVERLAY Kachina BOLO Tie, Leather Cord 925 Tips
   $461.15
VTG MEN'S TURQUOISE CORAL 2 1/2

VTG MEN'S TURQUOISE CORAL 2 1/2" HAND Wrought Sterling Silver .925 BOLO Necklace
   $274.99
NAVAJO Sterling Silver & Morenci TURQUOISE BOLO Tie, Leather Cord Sterling Tips

NAVAJO Sterling Silver & Morenci TURQUOISE BOLO Tie, Leather Cord Sterling Tips
   $1,070.64
VINTAGE THOMAS SINGER NAVAJO 925 SILVER TURQUOISE ORNATE BOLO TIE LEATHER CORD

VINTAGE THOMAS SINGER NAVAJO 925 SILVER TURQUOISE ORNATE BOLO TIE LEATHER CORD
   $294.95
Vintage Pawn Zuni John Lucio Turquoise Inlay Eagle Sterling Silver Bolo Tie

Vintage Pawn Zuni John Lucio Turquoise Inlay Eagle Sterling Silver Bolo Tie
   $725.00
 
 

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