A traditional thunderbird, its head set on a profile, is inlaid in multiple stones and sterling silver in this lovely bolo tie by Zuni silversmith Delwin Gasper. The bird showcases inlaid turquoise, jet, coral, white and golden mother of pearl, and lapis, while the bolo is finished with sterling silver tips. The thunderbird’s head features inlaid white mother of pearl and jet along with a turquoise beak, while a feather atop its head is inlaid in coral. The bird’s body features inlaid golden mother of pearl, lapis, and jet, while the wings and tail feathers are inlaid only with jet and turquoise. Slivers of sterling silver separate the inlay work, while the bird’s wings are bordered by sterling rope patterns and its tail feathers separated by appliqued sterling dots. 1 1/2″ long x 1 1/4″ wide. Bolo measures 19 1/2″ from top to bottom.