Turquoise snake eye Zuni handmade sterling silver ring, created by master artist Peter Haloo III. Peter has been creating beautiful jewelry since 1965. He specializes in snake eye settings using his grandparents" designs.
This ring features twenty-five (5x5) individually bezel set genuine turquoise snake-eyes (5 rows of 5 stones each). The front of the ring measures about 3/4 inch tall by 5/8 inch wide approximately. There is a rope design down each side of the ring and silver beads between every stone. Imagine the incredible amount of work that goes into making one of these rings! Only the Zuni have mastered working with such small stones. The stones are all perfectly matched sky blue colors.
This ring was made by the Zuni artist Peter Haloo. Peter used to make this jewelry with his wife Vivian, who has since passed away. He now works alone and he is quite elderly. Every stone is identical to the next, in size, shape and color. The Haloo family are the masters of this style jewelry this ring will only appreciate in value over time, so it will make a great investment.
The ring is brand new and in perfect condition. All stones are secure in their settings. No chipped or cracked stones. Certificate of Authenticity and gift box included. Weighs approx 8.5 grams. Size 8. Hallmarked Peter III Haloo Zuni with an engraver. This is Peter's new hallmark, now that he is working alone. WHen he worked with his wife Vivian, they stamped their jewelry P&V HALOO.
We have a fine selection of snake eye jewelry, such as cuff bracelets, link bracelets and more rings with different number of stones, all made by members of the Haloo family. April and Steven Haloo are Peter's daughter and son and they are carrying on the family tradition.