These earrings have Sleeping Beauty Turquoise, Coral, Lapis, Verasite, Sugilite, Mother of Pearl, Jet, and Opal inlaid into Sterling Silver in Zuni Mosaic design. The ear wires are sterling silver. These earrings hang 1.25" from ear wire.
These earrings are made using a variety of stones set in Sterling Silver. There are Fire Opal (white with colored opalescence), Turquoise (teal blue), Mother of Pearl (off white), Denim Lapis (light blue), Lapis Lazuli (navy blue), Variscite (mint green), and Spiny Oyster Shell (orange) pairs available.
Each is made in the traditional Zuni mosaic style wherein the silver settings is crafted first then the stones are cut to fit the mosaic pattern created by silver channels. These earrings also have very thin slivers of Jet - a black coal like stone - creating contrast beside the silver channels of the mosaic. Each pair also has Opal inlaid into the pattern.