Sterling Silver and man made Opal.
Ring is size 6,7,8 it measures approximately 1" long and 3/8" wide.
If you are looking for elegance and beauty, you have found it! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted, by artis Etta Belin, out of authentic sterling silver and man made Opal stones. A total of FOUR stones are carefully placed in hand cut bezel settings. The ring is stamped sterling.
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.