Sterling silver and Blue Opal.
Necklace measures approximately 18-1/4" inside circumference, allowing the side links to measure approximately 7/8" long, and 1/2" wide, while the center piece measures approximately 2-3/8" long and 1/2" at widest point. Matching hook earrings measure approximately 7/8" long (including hook) and 1/2 at widest point.
Looking at such beauty tells the capabilities of Native American art! This Native American jewelry set is Navajo hand crafted by artist Felix Perry, out of genuine sterling silver and real Blue Opal stones. The necklace has a total of SIX links that are each set with ONE stone. All of the stones are delicately set in hand cut bezel settings, that are gently set in hand cut shadow box bezel settings, while stamped designs can be seen accenting for a perfect finish.The necklace and earrings are both stamped sterling and hallmarked. The earrings have a total of TWO stones (ONE in each earring) and perfectly match the necklace for an amazing finish to this set! This entire set has a total of EIGHT stones.
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.