Sterling silver and man made Opal.
Ring size is 7-1/2, it measures approximately 1-1/4" long and 7/8" at widest point.
The beautiful features in this ring will make you appreciate Native American art! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Clem Nalwood, out of genuine sterling silver and a man made Opal stone. The stone is carefully placed in a hand cut bezel setting, while hand crafted silverwork, mini silver beads, and stamped patterns can be seen accenting the ring for a fascinating finish. The ring is 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.