The small Sierra Nevada turquoise mine, owned and worked by the Otteson brothers, is producing some awesomely beautiful turquoise. This exquisite, Sierra Nevada stone has very little matrix with, soft, blue-green moving to a deeper blue green turquoise. This is an amazing pendant by famous Navajo artist Bennie Ration. Hallmarked "Bennie Ration" along with his signature eagle claw and "sterling" on the back. Crafted entirely in sterling silver. The wide sterling silver bezel is beautifully accented with a little of everything from twisted rope, to silver beads, to cut out and stamp work. THE $38 VALUED 18" STERLING SILVER ANCHOR STYLE CHAIN IS INCLUDED! Pendant and bezel measures 1 & 1/8" tall (NOT including the bail) by 3/4" at the widest point. Stone itself is 7/8" by 1/2". The 3/8" bail has an 8mm opening.