Sterling silver and man made Blue Opal.
The inner bracelet circumference measures approximately 5-3/8", plus a 1-1/4" opening, and 1" at widest point.
Expect plenty of compliments while wearing this stunning bracelet! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni, hand crafted by artists Rick & Glendora Booqua, out of genuine sterling silver and man made Blue Opal inlay. The inlay is carefully set while thin silver lines can be seen accenting in between for a fascinating look. The bracelet is stamped sterling and 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 birthstone of October. It is believed to release self-consciousness allowing spontaneous action, and awakens psychic and mystical qualities.