Sterling silver, real Jet, Mother of Pearl, and man made Green Opal.
Post stud earrings measure approximately 1/2" long and 5/8" at widest point.
This pair of earrings will reflect your fun and unique signature style! This piece of Native American jewelry was Zuni hand crafted by artist Ken Lasiloo, out of genuine sterling silver and real multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Jet, Mother of Pearl, and man made Green Opal. The inlay is carefully set, arranged in a magnificent Butterfly design. Twisted silver creates the antennas and body to complete the overall beauty of the butterfly.
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.
Pearls are known to stabilize and balance emotions. They are believed to help your body in using calcium better. Pearls are full of purity and integrity.