Sterling silver and man made Blue Opal.
Ring is size 9, it measures approximately 1-1/2" long and 5/8" wide.
This lovely ring will definitely attract plenty of attention! This piece of Native American jewelry is Navajo hand crafted by artist Steve Francisco, out of genuine sterling silver and man made blue Opal Inlay. The inlay is carefully set, while thin silver lines and hand cut designs can be seen accenting for a fascinating look. The ring is stamed 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.