Description: This piece is a stunning example of classic Navajo jewelry. This piece is handmade out of sterling silver and genuine stones.
Sandcasting is the Navajo technique of using packed sand, or sand-like material (often Portland cement and motor oil) as a mold. The sand-like material is pack around a "model piece" that is removed, leaving an impression, that is then filled with molten silver.
Material: Sterling Silver, Turquoise
Dimensions: Inside measurement is 5-1/2" from end to end with an open gap of 1-1/8". Piece is 1-3/8" wide.
Weight (in grams): 42.6
Hallmark/Signature: MC, Sterling