Sterling silver, real Turquoise, Tiger Eye, Picture Rock, Onyx, Jet, and man made Blue Opal.
Pendant measures approximately 2-3/8" long (including bail) and 1-1/8" at widest point. Necklace measures approximately 19-7/8" long.
This amazing necklace and pendant set depicts the beauty and elegance of the great Southwest! In this set, the pendant is crafted out of genuine sterling silver and multicolor inlay. The inlay is gently set, while thin silver lines can be seen creating a beautiful finish.The inlay is consist of: real Tiger Eye, Picture Rock, Jet, and man made Blue Opal. The pendant is stamped sterling and hallmarked. The necklace is hand strung out of genuine sterling silver and real multicolor beads. The necklace consists of: 6-mm silver, Turquoise, Tiger Eye, and Onyx round beads. Each end of the necklace is completed with a silver cone and bead for an amazing finish. The cones are stamped sterling.
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.
Tiger Eye stone contains a golden yellow reflection on a brown ground color. The most important source of tiger eye is South Africa, but it is also found in Australia, India, and California. It is believed to give courage, clear thinking, and protects from negativity.