Sterling silver and man made Blue Opal.
The inner bracelet circumference measures approximately 5-1/4", plus a 1-1/8" opening, and 3/8" at widest point.
This gorgeous bracelet is absolutely distinctive in each and every way! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Francelita Yazzie out of genuine sterling silver, and man made Blue Opal inlay. The inlay is carefully set, while thin silver lines and twisted silver accent and complete the bracelet beautifully. The bracelet is stamped sterling and 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.