This gorgeous Native American handmade sterling silver ring is set with two natural Persian turquoise stones. The Persian turquoise stones are a deep teal color with golden brown matrix and specks of shimmering gold and silver matrix. The face of ring measures 2 x 1-1/2 inches. Thick 3/16-inch wide 4-way split band. The ring weighs 29.3 grams. Size 8-7/8.
Brand new in perfect condition. Hallmarked S/ for Dean Sandoval. Certificate of Authenticity included and gift box included.
Dean Sandoval was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to parents who were silversmiths. He grew up in Canoncito on the Navajo reservation, where he and his siblings learned the craft. His mother Alta Sandoval, his sister Bonnie Sandoval, and his wife Rosella are all currently working silversmiths.