Sterling silver and man made Opal.
Post earrings measure approximately 3/4" long and 1/2" at widest point.
You will absolutely fall in love with this stunning pair of earrings! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist Constance Epaloose, out of genuine sterling silver and man made Opal inlay. The inlay is delicately set, while thin silver lines can be seen accenting for a stunning look. The earrings are hallmarked and stamped sterling.
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.