These stunning earrings were handcrafted by Tom Ronal with blue fire lab created opal that almost looks like stained glass when light illuminates the stones. Each stone was hand cut and set in a contemporary design with sterling silver strips that beautifully highlight the intricate inlay work. These beautiful earrings will easily become the perfect accessory for so many outfits in your closet.
Lab Created Opal is a synthetic material that is grown in a lab and is known for its durability, hardness and its ability to maintain its brilliance. Lab Created Opal does not absorb moisture or oil that can lead to cracks like natural Opal can, which is why so many prefer Lab Created Opal. The semi-transparent Lab Opal's popularity comes from the fact that it exhibits distinctive flashes of color as it is illuminated in different lights.
Opal is said to be one of the most powerful of the healing stones. Opal is also known to bring out one’s inner beauty, aids the memory and provides faithfulness in relationships.
This pair of cross earrings are beautifully hand-stamped with hearts throughout. They are the perfect accessory for your favorite pair of jeans or with an outfit that is dressier but needs a touch of Southwestern style. Light-weight and polished to a shining finish.
This unique, handcrafted pair of southwestern earrings will compliment almost any outfit with its vibrant turquoise stones. The sterling silver has a detailed pattern that has been hand stamped with precision. Try these earrings with your favorite jeans and white blouse or dress up an outfit with great southwestern style.
Wear this adorable turtle pendant and you will definitely come out of your shell! Handcrafted in sterling silver by Ted Secatero, this turtle pendant features a single Turquoise cabochon that is nestled in a shadow box setting and highlighted with intricate hand-stamped details to highlight and enhance the beauty of the Turquoise.
To the Navajo culture, the sacred Turtle, the oldest symbol for Mother Earth, is also a symbol for longevity, protection, strength and perseverance. Turquoise is one of the oldest protection amulets, and was also known as a symbol of wealth in many ancient cultures. It is believed to provide strength and protection from harm.
This 30" necklace certainly showcases this popular southwestern art form with 15 strands of vibrant apple green heishi style beads cascading down for a simple, elegant, graceful look that is highly sought after by collectors. This necklace has a soft cotton thread, known as squaw wrap, that is wrapped around the back 6 1/8" of the necklace for comfort so that your neck will not scratch or itch. This necklace is perfect for those summer outfits that need a pop of color. For an additional look, add your own pendant or layer this necklace with others. Handmade by Charlene Little
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All horse lovers will enjoy wearing these proud, prancing stallion earrings. The colorful lab created opal stones glisten and change colors in the light, almost like a kaleidoscope. The hand-etched sterling silver mane and tail adds detail and beauty to the design of this noble creature. These earrings are the perfect gift for the horse lover. Don't let them gallop away!
This beautiful matching southwestern necklace and earring set was handcrafted with inlaid black onyx, tiger eye, picture jasper and lab opal set in sterling silver.
This 30" necklace certainly showcases this southwestern art form with 15 strands of beautiful aqua-turquoise beads cascading down for a simple, elegant, graceful look that is highly sought after by collectors. This necklace will compliment so many of the outfits in your closet that it will become your favorite accessory. For an additional look, add your own pendant or lay with other necklaces.
This is a pair of southwestern, sterling silver, dangle, earrings with stones of turquoise, gaspeite and spiny oyster.
This unique, handcrafted pair of southwestern earrings will compliment almost any outfit with its vibrant stones of turquoise, gaspeite, orange and purple spiny oyster. The sterling silver has a detailed sun's ray pattern that has been hand stamped with precision. Show off your personality with these earrings and your favorite jeans and white blouse or dress up an outfit with great style.
This is a simple yet great turquoise necklace. The hand-strung turquoise nuggets of various shapes and sizes will add a pop of color to any outfit. Try it with you favorite jeans and white shirt or your cute black dress. This necklace will quickly become your go-to accessory.
This dainty heart pendant was handcrafted by Navajo Native American Lapidary artist, Ervin Hoskie, whose work can be found in the Heard Museum and other fine galleries in the American Southwest. This pendant may be dainty but its impact of romance and love is big and bold.
Ervin used hand-cut stones of orange-red Spiny Oyster and one stone of White Fire Lab Opal set in the sterling silver, which makes for an interesting and unique design. It takes a skilled artist with a steady hand to be able to inlay stones with such precision. This work of art is the perfect example of the exceptional skills of the Native American culture, along with a flair of modern style.
In the Native American culture, as in many other cultures, the heart is a symbol of love and romance, joy, compassion and charity. This heart pendant certainly conveys those feelings.
Spiny Oyster is one of the most popular shells that the Native Americans use in jewelry making. Found in the Sea of Cortez, off the coast of Baja California, Mexico, Spiny Oyster is prized for their great colors of orange, red, pinks, brown, yellow, white and purple.
This elegant Butterfly Pendant was handcrafted by Ted Secatero, a Navajo Native American artist, featuring inlay Lab Created Opal set sterling silver.
Ted Secatero handcrafted this attractive butterfly pendant with vibrant, inlaid stones of Lab Created Opal set in beautifully polished sterling silver. The semi-transparent Lab Created Opal exhibits flashes of color when illuminated in different lights. This pendant has blue, orange, pink, green and white opal for a rainbow of colors.
Add this pendant to a sterling silver chain or beaded necklace for a stunning look. This butterfly pendant is the perfect example of the artist's exceptional ability to handcraft beautiful works of wearable art.
The butterfly represents guidance in change, happiness and everlasting life.
Jerold Francisco, a Navajo Native American artist, handcrafted this attractive pendant with a tear drop shaped, black onyx stone and a hand-carved platform of sterling silver. The smooth clean lines of this design reveals a simple elegance that will look great with a dressy or casual outfit.
These beautiful, round earrings a have dangling, red, faceted gemstone in the center that is surrounded a detailed, filigree design. These feminine earrings are lightweight and perfect for so many outfits in your closet.
Tom Ronal is the artist of this great southwestern legend, the gecko lizard. This adorable creature was handcrafted with inlaid spiny oyster stones that will remind you of a desert sunset. This gecko lizard can be worn as a pin or as a pendant when you add your favorite chain. This charming gecko lizard would make a beautiful necklace or whimsical accessory for your lapel, scarf or hat.
The sun-seeking Gecko is a symbol for agility, renewal and transformation.
These dragonfly earrings will add a unique flair to any outfit. Jim Edward used orange and purple spiny oyster with turquoise inlaid stones to create these nature-inspired earrings.
The Dragonfly represents a connection with water and springtime as well as with renewal. The dragonfly is also considered a messenger of the spirit.
All horse lovers will enjoy wearing these proud, prancing stallion earrings. The orange and red spiny oyster stones, turquoise and lapis inlay is highlighted by the hand-etched sterling silver mane and tail that adds detail and beauty to the design of this noble creature. These earrings are the perfect gift for the horse lover. Don't let them gallop away!
Larson Lee, a skilled Navajo Native American silversmith has created this very attractive cuff bracelet with an eye-catching, oval, orange spiny oyster stone in the center. This vibrant stone really pops and it will compliment all skin tones and outfits. The spiny oyster stone is surrounded by attractive silver work that includes raised sterling silver beads and a decorative center band.
Larson Lee is known for his traditional Navajo styling. His quality craftsmanship is to be admired and appreciated.
The color variations of spiny oyster are a natural characteristic that adds interest and dimension to the stone. This spiny oyster is in its natural and intact state.
John Nelson, a skilled Navajo Native American silversmith has created this very attractive cuff bracelet with an eye-catching, rectangular, orange spiny oyster stone in the center. This vibrant stone really pops and it will compliment all skin tones and outfits.
The stone's smooth bezel is outlined by the hand twisted silver rope design and intricate silver work. The triple split band merges to form one band for comfort and beauty. John Nelson is known for his traditional Navajo styling. His quality craftsmanship is to be admired and appreciated.
The color variations of spiny oyster are a natural characteristic that adds interest and dimension to the design. The spiny oyster is in its natural and intact state.
This Navajo Native American, handcrafted ring by Sheila Francisco has an elevated row of vibrant stones of orange, purple and red spiny oyster along with turquoise and gaspeite that are set in a perfectly polished sterling silver band. The beautiful colored stones are different sizes which also commands special interest through its simple elegance. The sides of this hand-carved band adds a unique design to this ring that is perfect wearing everyday. It makes a perfect addition to your jewelry collection with distinctive southwestern character along with a pop of color.
Navajo Native American artist, Buck Rex, handcrafted this attractive pair of double cross earrings with sterling silver, beautiful, decorative hand stampings and a single round cabochon of Turquoise in the very center. These earrings are beautiful as well as light weight and comfortable.
The cross is a symbol that has sacred meanings in all cultures. These eye-catching cross earrings are set apart from so many others because they display reverence, respect and worship through their excellent craftsmanship.
This whimsical Dragonfly pin was handcrafted by Navajo Native American artist, Leroy Yazzie. The sterling silver body and wings are hand-carved with a Sleeping Beauty Turquoise stone in the center. The artist's craftsmanship is meticulous, making this an attractive pin for your coat, jacket, blazer, suit or scarf.
The Dragonfly represents a connection with water and Springtime as well as with fertility and renewal. The Dragonfly is also considered a messenger of the spirit.
This awesome ring is impressive because of its large size, the unique shape of the Number 8 Turquoise stone, its beautiful bright powder blue-green background with golden spider-web matrix and its meticulous craftsmanship. This interesting stone is mounted on a hand-carved platform that showcases the Turquoise perfectly. The double-split shank merges to one band for comfort and all day long wear. This ring was handmade by Navajo Native American artist, Roberto Concho whose makes traditional Navajo designs.
Number 8 Turquoise was discovered in Eureka County, north of Carlin, Nevada in 1925 and mined in 1929. In its prime, the Number 8 mine produced some of the largest nuggets of turquoise ever found. In 1976 the mine was closed because gold was discovered and the Newton Gold Company claimed the mine. Since that time, no Number 8 Turquoise has been mined making #8 Turquoise highly collectible and increasing the value of the turquoise. This ring would make a great addition to your jewelry collection because it is also valued for its beauty, reputed spiritual and life giving qualities.
The artist of this unique, vibrant, multi-stone ring is Navajo Native American, Ambrose Tsosie. This sterling silver ring has a slightly raised bed of inlay spiny oyster, turquoise and lab created opal, for an interesting design. This handcrafted, southwestern, contemporary styled ring has a highly polished band that is sure to become your favorite ring.
These elegant, golden colored earrings are Swarovski crystals,set in sterling silver, that were made of high quality lead glass. Swarovski crystals do not occur naturally. They are man made and consist of 32 percent lead, which is a requirement when making the crystals. The use of lead allows for a material that can withstand cutting. The crystals in these earrings are a pleasing golden color and have many facets that were precision cut for a beautiful, high quality look.
Add a touch of color to your look with these simple yet elegant, tear-dropped shaped pierced earrings. They complement any outfit and will take you from day to night in perfect style.
Skilled Navajo Native American artist, Tony Garcia, created this impressive ring featuring a beautiful stone of Number 8 Turquoise set in sterling silver. The hand-cut free form stone is highlighted with 3 silver beads known as rain drops on the left side and a hand-twisted rope design surrounds the rest of this unique stone.
Number 8 Turquoise was discovered in Eueka County, north of Carlin, Nevada in 1925 and mined in 1929. In its prime, the Number 8 mine produced some of the largest nuggets of turquoise ever found. In 1976 the mine was closed because gold was discovered and the Newton Gold Company claimed the mine. Since that time, no Number 8 Turquoise has been mined making Number 8 Turquoise a collector’s item and increasing the value of this turquoise.
Number 8 Turquoise is easily identifiable with its golden brown to black distinctive spider web matrix and unique bright powder blue green background. It has been valued for its beauty and reputed spiritual and life giving qualities.
Larson Lee, a Native American Navajo, who lives near Albuquerque, New Mexico handcrafted this spectacular pendant and beaded necklace with Crow Springs Turquoise and Sterling Silver. This is such an impressive set, not only because of the ample size of the pendant's stone and craftsmanship but also because the stone has gorgeous shades of green turquoise with golden matrix. The color combination is unique and distinctive. Larson Lee's excellent skills makes this a special work of art that is sure to get you lots of compliments.
This is 2-strands of genuine stones of turquoise, black onyx, tiger eye, mother of pearl, several colors of spiny oyster, amethyst, tortoise shell and other stones that make up a colorful, southwestern necklace that will become your "go-to" necklace for so many occasions. Three inches at the ends of the necklace are all tortoise shell for comfort on your neck with sterling silver cones and a hook and eye closure. This fun, dazzling array of hand-strung beads is perfect for accessorizing with your favorite jeans or adding an eye-catching, stylish look with your little black dress. This necklace goes with everything! Add a touch of natural beautiful and have fun!
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Navajo Native American artist, Lillian Yazzie from New Mexico, has created this hand-strung necklace of beautiful turquoise beads with coral and sterling silver spacers. Notice that the polished turquoise beads match perfectly in color, size and shape. Both ends of the necklace are expertly finished with a sterling silver hook and eye closure. This necklace will be striking with so many outfits in your closet including your little black dress or even a white shirt with a pair of jeans.
This beaded necklace will add a beautiful pop of color to any outfit and it is sure to get you lots of compliments! Evelyn Yazzie, the Navajo Native American artist, has hand-strung turquoise and orange spiny oyster nuggets into a stunning accessory. Between the 7-8 mm turquoise nuggets there are clusters of vibrant orange spiny oyster chips and 3 mm sterling silver beads. The beaded pattern is symmetrical and balanced as well as stunning. Imagine the striking look with your little black dress or with your favorite pair of jeans.
Maryanne Spencer, a Navajo Native American, is the talented artist of this traditional styled pendant. Handcrafted with 6 nuggets of Morenci Turquoise set in sterling silver, the artist perfectly placed silver beads among the turquoise and a hand-stamped border to highlight the setting for an impressive work of art. This pendant will get you compliments not only for its size and craftsmanship but for the beauty of the stones and your exceptionally good taste in Native American jewelry.
This Navajo handcrafted ring by Sheila Francisco has an elevated row of vibrant stones of orange and red spiny oyster along with turquoise and gaspeite that are set in a perfectly polished sterling silver band. The beautiful colored stones are different sizes which also commands special interest through its simple elegance. This ring is perfect for wearing everyday and makes a perfect addition to your jewelry collection with distinctive southwestern character.
Larson Lee, a Navajo Native American artist has handcrafted this traditional cuff bracelet with an interesting #8 Turquoise stone. The triangular stone is set in a shadow box setting and embellished with 4 sterling silver raindrops (beads) and a hand-carved border. The 3 highly polished sterling silver bands merge to form one band for style and comfort. This unique and meticulously handcrafted bracelet by Larson Lee is one of a kind. It's interesting style will be admired and cherished for many years to come.
This is a delightful pair of dangle, post earrings, handcrafted with Turquoise set in Sterling Silver. The variety of stone shapes, sizes and accents of sterling silver rope add interest for an enchanting, eye-catching work of art. Notice how beautifully the back of the earrings have been finished. These earrings will look great on you!
All horse lovers will enjoy this proud, prancing stallion pendant that was handcrafted with vibrant stones of orange and purple spiny oyster, turquoise, black onyx, lapis and lab created opal. This horse has 12 hand-cut and hand-laid stones that are set in hand polished sterling silver in an intriguing pattern that adds detail and beauty to the design of this noble creature. Notice the meticulous craftsmanship of this spirited steed.
This pendant is the perfect gift for the horse lover. Don't let this one gallop away.
Hopi Native American artist, Darin Silas has handcrafted a beautiful cuff bracelet using Hopi sterling silver Overlay with a Dragonfly design.
This cuff bracelet is an incredible work of art and a magnificent piece of history! It was handcrafted by award-winning, Hopi Native American master silversmith, Darin Silas, whose jewelry can be found in the finest museums and galleries. Darin Silas is celebrated for his complex details and intricacies that takes a steady hand, many painstaking hours to complete with skills that have been handed down through many generations. The artists obtained his inspiration for this bracelet from his culture and the Hopi way of life.
Darin Silas has handcrafted in sterling silver his personal expression of the Dragonfly that is regarded as a symbol of springtime, fertility and renewal. The dragonfly is also considered a messenger and its connection with water is represented on each side of the dragonfly with wave symbols.
Darin Silas, a Hopi Native American artist is from the Hopi Parrot Class of Sichmovi. He signs each of his handcrafted pieces with his personal hallmark, a parrot.
Charles Johnson, a Hopi Native American, is the artist of this great ring, that is open in the front. The traditional symbols represent renewal, direction and change which were created in a process known as "Overlay" that includes using two layers of sterling silver. The top layer contains the hand-carved recessed symbols within the sterling silver. This ring is unusual because it is open in the front and the symbols wrap around the band.
If you are looking for a ring for a man with a large hand, this is the perfect ring! This rectangular ring was handmade by Navajo Native American artist, Ray Jack. He has skillfully used Tiger Eye, Picture Jasper, Black Onyx and Mother of Pearl to create a masculine, mosaic pattern set in heavy sterling silver. Each hand-cut stone was carefully hand-set and meticulously edged with sterling silver strips. The handsome shank frames the setting and has been buffed to a beautiful luster. This ring is bold and beautiful!
The Native American Navajo lapidary artist, Larson Lee, handcrafted this necklace and earrings set with a hand-twisted sterling silver rope that frames the stone and a hand-carved platform. This pendant and earring set is incredible and the perfect accessories to complement your outfits and jewelry collection.
This interesting brown and white stone is called Wild Horse Turquoise. It is not really turquoise as you know it but it is a mixture of magnesite and hematite that is found in the Gila Wilderness Area in southern Arizona. Wild Horse Turquoise basically got its name because the stone has chocolate brown and off white spots that resemble the pattern on an Appaloosa horse.
Now at the age of 83, Effie is still making her beautiful and unique jewelry with the help of her 3 daughters. Her distinctive snake designed jewelry is still in high demand and is known world-wide. Her work is stamped EFFIE C. - ZUNI which is the family hallmark used by Effie and her daughters.
Zuni Native Americans, Anson and Letitia Wallace, are the remarkably talented husband and wife lapidary and silversmith artists of this extraordinary bracelet. This work of art has five rows of Coral across the front of the bracelet that have been expertly hand-cut and hand-set in sterling silver. Each row of Coral is 2-1/8" in length and consists of 8 raised convex stones that are separated by sterling silver strips in a channel inlay setting. The craftsmanship is meticulous and the design of this bracelet is incredible with its simple elegance.
In the front, the width of the bracelet is 7/8" and gradually tapers to 7/16" at the terminal ends. From end-to-end the bracelet measures 5-3/8" plus a gap of 1-1/8". This bracelet will fit a wrist that is 6-1/2".
This exquisite, contemporary Zuni Coral inlay bracelet is brand new and in perfect condition. It looks beautiful with all skins tones and makes a thoughtful gift for that special person in your life.
Amy Quandelacy is the Zuni Native American artist of this Hummingbird ring with Turquoise and Lab Created Opal set in sterling silver.
Amy Quandelacy, is the Zuni Native American artist that handcrafted this Hummingbird inspired ring with Sleeping Beauty Turquoise and Lab Created Opal. The center swirl design is all intricate inlay work and is the symbol of the mated pair of birds. Humminingbirds represent devotion, permanence, eternity and life cycles. Hummingbirds are also known as ferocious fighters and defenders of their territory.
This beautiful ring is a perfect representation of the meaning of the Hummingbird and would make the perfect gift for that special person in your life.