Sterling Silver, along with Pink, White, Yellow, Purple, Green, and Red man made Opal.
Pendant measures approximately 1-1/4" long and 1-1/2" at widest point.
This pendant is a true treasure! This piece of Native American jewelry is Zuni hand crafted by artist Emma Edaakie, out of genuine Sterling silver and man made Multicolor Opal inlay. The inlay consists of: Pink, White, Yellow, Purple, Green, and Red Opal. The inlay is carefully set while creating a magnificent Butterfly design for a fabulous look. The pin pendant is signed Zuni and by the artist.
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.