THE STORY BEHIND THE JEWELRY
Sterling Silver, Turquoise, Lapis, Red Oyster Shell, Jet, and Yellow Mother of Pearl.
Ring is size 7-1/4, it measures approximately 3/8" long and 3/4" wide.
This lovely ring is a work of art and has everything you could possibly want from a piece of Southwest jewelry! The ring is a beautiful piece of jewelry that is crafted out of genuine sterling silver and real Multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Turquoise, Lapis, Red Oyster Shell, Jet, and Yellow Mother of Pearl. The inlay is delicately set, while thin silver lines and stamped water wave designs highlight the ring for a gorgeous finish. In some beliefs, water waves design represent continuous life. The ring is stamped sterling and hallmarked.
Turquoise is the birthstone of December. It is believed that turquoise tends to bring good fortune, strength and helps overcome illness. Turquoise got its name from the Levantine traders called Turks who brought the stone to Europe from Persia via Turkey centuries ago. Native Americans have prized turquoise since the time of the Aztecs, who mined it in New Mexico. The natural variations that occur in turquoise are part of their appeal and beauty.
Lapis is the perfect stone for wisdom and fortitude. It is also believed to be an excellent stone for decision makers. It helps increase psychic ability.