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Natural Turquoise sterling silver ring created by award winning Navajo silversmith, Orville Tsinnie. The ring is cast from sterling silver with stamped designs on the sides. The inside of the ring curves to envelope your finger for a comfortable fit.
The face of the ring measures 7/8 long by 5/8 wide. Weighs 20 grams. Size 12. Brand new and in perfect condition. Gift Box and Certificate of Authenticity included. Hallmarked by and purchased directly from the artist.
All the Orville Tsinnie jewelry we sell was purchased in person directly from the artist, so you don’t have to worry about authenticity. This piece was hand made, cast & finished by legendary Navajo silversmith, Orville Tsinnie. The natural stone was cut by him also.Regretfully, Orville Tsinnie passed away in May of 2017. He will be deeply missed.
Orville Tsinnie was a master Navajo silversmith who had been making jewelry since the 1970s and had won numerous awards, including a Lifetime Achievement award from the Indian Arts and Crafts Association (IACA), an honor that brings well-deserved recognition to this fine American Indian artist. Orville would select and polish only the highest quality natural stones. The level of craftsmanship in Orville's work is beyond compare.