Sterling silver and man made Opal.
Ring is size 8-1/2, it measures approximately 3/8" long and 5/8" wide.
This is a very exquisite man made Opal ring that must not be overlooked! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted, by artist Judy Lincoln, out of genuine sterling silver and a man made Opal stone. The stone is carefully set, while hand crafted silver work compliments for a dazzling finish and wonderful look. The ring is stamped .925 (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.