Sterling Silver, Tiger Eye, Picture Rock, Jet, Blue Opal.
Pendant measures approximately 1-1/2" long (including bail) and 5/8" at widest point.
Looking at such beauty tells the capabilites of Southwestern art! This is a gorgeous piece of jewelry that is crafted out of genuine sterling silver and Multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: real Tiger Eye, Picture Rock, Jet, and man made Blue Opal. The inlay is delicately set, while thin silver lines can be seen accenting in between for a delightful finish. The pendant is stamped sterling and hallmarked.
Most people know Opal for its distinctive play of color, it is 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.
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.