Sterling silver and man made Pink Opal.
Post earrings measure approximately 5/8" long and 3/8" wide.
There is nothing at all average about this beautiful pair of earrings! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist Donna Lasiloo, out of genuine sterling silver and man made Pink Opal inlay. The inlay is delicately set, creating an adorable flower design for a perfect 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.