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Ned & Jody Martin | Bits & Spur Makers Pocket Guide

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Ned & Jody Martin | Bits & Spur Makers Pocket Guide
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Vaqueros love beautiful, functional, using gear. Throughout the last two centuries craftsmen responded to the cowboys' needs by creating intricately engraved silver bits and spurs that are avidly collected today.
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Vaqueros love beautiful, functional, using gear. Throughout the last two centuries craftsmen responded to the cowboys' needs by creating intricately engraved silver bits and spurs that are avidly collected today. This handy reference book covers 100 makers and some saddleries in seven western states and the Northeast. Included for each maker are time lines and detailed photographs of their marks and engraving style as well as indications of the current collectability, relative value and scarcity of their pieces. It has an extensive index and bibliography as well as complete biographies of more than 100 makers. This is the perfect tool for the collector and appreciator of nice gear!

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  • Paperback
  • 264 Pages
  • 3.6 x 7.4 inches
  • 6.4 ounces
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