Turquoise NM License Plate Cuff
18kt Yellow Gold, Sterling Silver, Golden Hills Turquoise New Mexico License Plate Cuff By Artist Kit Carson. This cuff features a New Mexico license plate with a sterling silver bezel set Golden Hills Turquoise cabochon, two 18kt yellow gold dot beads, engraved ‘Santa Fe’ on the side, and with a sterling silver bony pony charm. This cuff measure 1 1/2 inches and is a 5.5 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.
Each piece is one-of-a-kind-out-of-my-mind.