This ring by Navajo silversmith Victor Chee is set with an oval of natural, untreated Dry Creek turquoise mined in Nevada. The stone is set in a smooth bezel wrapped with twist wire and a stamped, decorative border forms the edge of the ring face. The shank consists of two lengths of high-dome Sterling wire, fused at the back of the shank and split into two narrower bands in front.
Hallmarked V. CHEE and stamped Sterling inside.
Stone: 13/16" x 7/16"
Ring face: 1 1/8" x 11/16"