BG003 – Hopi Bow Guard
Handmade Hopi Turquoise Bow Guard
Handmade Hopi bow guard by Phillip Sekaquaptewa. This bow guard is adorned with a single turquoise stone in the center and beautiful sterling silver overlay work set on a thick piece of black leather. Bow guards were worn to protect the wrist when using a bow and arrow, now they are worn as an adornment. The background of the bow guard is hand stamped and oxidized to enhance the overlay design. Measures 4 1/2" tall and 2 3/4" wide. Made in the USA. One of a kind.