This is a listing for a vintage Native American ring, hand wrought from sterling silver and featuring a stunning cluster of high grade natural Cerrillos turquoise stones. The ring is circa early to mid-century in age and is in excellent vintage condition with no damage. The stones show expected surface wear and have developed a beautiful patina that comes with natural not stabilized turquoise. The hand made saw tooth bezel shows age appropriate wear and all the stones are held tightly in their mountings.
It's a size 9 and weighs a sturdy 11 grams. The center stone has an elongated oval cut and measures 11mm by 20mm in size. It is surrounded by 12 tear drop cut stones that measure 5mm by 8mm.
The center stone is framed by a fine twisted rope of silver and flattened drops of silver accent each surrounding stone. The turquoise is exceptional in shades of blue to solid dark green. The turquoise is very strong evidenced by approximately 7 decades of heavy use and no chips, cracks or damage. The cluster style is a perfect choice for Cerrillos turquoise as you can enjoy the wide range of colors that came from this mine in one beautiful ring. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Rings".The seller is "100smr" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.