Brown Agate and man made Opal.
Figurine measures approximately 7/8" tall and 3/8" wide.
Excellent craftsmanship is shown throughout this amazing figurine! This piece of Native American Pottery is Navajo hand carved out of Brown Agate with a man made Opal stone. The craftsmanship in this piece shows the beautiful and intricate work of hand crafted Navajo art!
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.