C&T Variscite, Garnet and Dendritic Opal | 8-8.25
Triple stone heaven! This ring features an amazing C & T variscite/turquoise with beautiful black matrix, a red marquee-cut garnet and a cream-colored dendritic opal with black dendrites. The turquoise/variscite in this ring was mined by Curtis & Tammy Barlow in Nevada, from the Blue Boy area. The mines in this area are known for producing some of the finest spiderweb deep blue turquoise.The variscite to come out of Blue Boy most notably contains a beautiful mix of green, brown, and blue with a dark brown-black spiderweb matrix. This material is rare and quite sought after. These stones are set in a fine silver bezel, surrounded by sterling silver bead details on a wide, triple-banded split shank. The border has been oxidized and polished back for contrast and depth. This ring fits a size a size 8.25 most comfortably, but can fit 8-8.5. The back is stamped with the N+F maker's mark and the sterling silver marking, .925.