Turquoise New Mexico License Plate Cuff
14kt Yellow Gold, Sterling Silver, Kingman Turquoise New Mexico License Plate Cuff By Artist Kit Carson. This cuff features a New Mexico license plate, a sterling silver bezel set Kingman Turquoise cabochon with two 14kt yellow gold dot beads, engraved ‘Santa Fe’ on the side, and with a sterling silver bony pony and bee charm. This cuff measure 1 1/2 inches with a 1 inch opening and is a 5.75 size cuff.
Artist: Kit Carson
“Art and I met up at an early age of about 9, by 18, I knew the path, and by 25, I was in the business” says Kit Carson
Kit Carson’s jewelry profession continued to grow, adding sculpture and painting along the way. His specialty is engraved jewelry with a rainbow of gemstones, including high grade turquoise. The beauty and humor of animals is a constant theme in his work. Kit’s design style has an Art Nouveau filter that smooths out his line.
His current line of jewelry is called Romantic Rust. This on-going series includes cuffs from license plates, chains, and bolo ties with hood ornaments.