Sterling Silver with Semi-Precious Stone Inlays. Approximate diameter 1.5". Weighs less than one ounce.
This stunning two-sided Native American Indian Multi-Stone Inlay Disc Shape pendant features a few hundred individually cut and inlaid pieces of semi-precious stones and shells. Sleeping Beauty Turquoise, Mother of Pearl, and Opal highlights accentuate the stark beauty of this dramatic piece. It is a unique, one-of-a-kind example of the Zuni Indians time-honed craftsmanship, perfected over many generations and passed down to today's skilled artists and craftsmen, who still use the traditional techniques to produce masterpieces that showcase the inner beauty of Nature's wonders.
The exquisite hand cut and hand inlaid semi-precious stones used for this type of jewelry usually include some of the following: Blue and Green Turquoise, Black Onyx, Malachite, Agate, Lapis Lazuli, Opal, Red Jasper, Amethyst, Carnelian, Green Aventurine, Sugilite, Sapphire, Gaspeite, and others, as well as Abalone, Mother of Pearl, Coral, Spiny Oyster, and other jewelry grade marine materials.
Please note that each item is made individually by hand, so there are variations in color and design, and the item you receive might not be exactly like the one pictured, although this picture is a very true representation of the overall look and intricate detail that you will receive.