Sterling Silver, man made Gaspiete, and Opal.
Post dangle earrings measure approximately 1-3/8" long and 3/8" at widest point.
Expect plenty of compliments while wearing this stunning pair of earrings! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Brenda Pete, out of genuine sterling silver , along with man made Gaspiete and Opal inlay. The inlay is carefully set, while being accented by thin silver lines for a dazzling finish. The earrings are 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 birthstone of October. It is believed to release self-consciousness allowing spontaneous action, and awakens psychic and mystical qualities.