Sterling silver and man made Opal.
Ring is size 6-1/2, it measures approximately 3/8" long and 3/4" wide.
This is a very exquisite ring that must not be overlooked! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted, out of genuine sterling silver and a man made Opal stone. The ring has ONE stone that is gently set in hand cut bezel, while being accented by hand crafted silver and mini silver beads that complete the ring wonderfully. The ring is hallmarked.
Most people know Opal for its distinctive play of color, it is a semi-transparent solidified mineral composed of silicon and water, and it gets its name from the Latin word "Oplus" meaning precious stone. Opal is the birthstone for October. It is believed to release self-consciousness allowing spontaneous action, and awakens psychic and mystical qualities.