Ella Cowboy Navajo Bear Claw, Red Coral & Turquoise Ring
This gorgeous, vintage ring was handcrafted by Southwestern Navajo artisan, Ella Cowboy.
The piece features turquoise, precious red coral, and an actual bear claw!
The ring contains three (3) natural red coral cabochons, each hammer set in custom, sterling silver bezels.
The ring also contains two (2) natural turquoise cabochons, also hammer set in custom, sterling silver bezels. These turquoises have some attractive matrix veining.
One (1) actual bear claw is also hammer set in a custom, sterling silver cap, and is secured by a sterling silver wire wrap.
The ring also features some ornate, 3-dimensional metalwork with Native American symbolism. Spirals, rope wire, beads, hogans, and sun rays all appear on this fabulous ring.
The top of the ring measures 49mm wide. The shank measures 7mm wide.
Inside the ring shank is signed and hallmarked, "STERLING E".
The ring is presently a size 10.