Sterling silver, Turquoise, Tiger Eye, Picture Rock, Crazy Horse, and Black Jade.
Ring is size 7-3/4, it measures approximately 1/2" long and 3/4" wide.
This is a wonderful piece of Southwestern artistry! This piece of jewelry is hand crafted out of genuine sterling silver, and Multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: real Turquoise, Tiger Eye, Picture Rock, Crazy Horse, and Black Jade. The inlay is carerfully set, while thin silver lines can be seen in between for an elegant finish. The ring is stamped sterling and hallmarked.
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.
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.