Bahe - Navajo - Sterling Silver
Marie Bahe, Navajo
Sterling Opal Bracelets
NBT684 - size 6
$170 each plus s/h
Paula says - "These sterling opal bracelets can be opened or closed approximately 1/4 inch."
100% solid silver won't tarnish but it is too soft to use for making jewelry - it could easily be scratched, dented and bent. Sterling silver has a small amount of one or more other metals usually copper, added to the silver. To be called sterling silver, the alloy must contain at least 92.5% pure silver. Sterling silver alloy is harder than pure silver but the added metals also can cause discoloration or tarnish. Read more about silver.
Blue stone with interior fracturing of light which results in a play of color. Opal is October's birthstone and is believed to make the wearer less self-conscious, thereby encouraging spontaneous action and awakening one's psyche.