Sterling silver and man made Blue Opal.
Ring is size 6-1/4, it measures approximately 1/4" long and 3/4" wide.
If you are looking for elegance and beauty, you have found it! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist Lynette Booqua, out of genuine sterling silver and man made Blue Opal inlay. The inlay is delicately set, while thin silver lines can be seen accenting in between for a stunning finish. The ring is stamped Zuni and hallmarked.
Most people know Opal for its distinctive play of color, it is semi-transparent solidified mineral composed of silicon and water, and it gets its name from the Latin word "Oplus" meaning precious stone. Opal is birthstone of October. It is believed to release self-consciousness allowing spontaneous action, and awakens psychic and mystical qualities.