[Picked from ETSY]
Hand Crafted Sterling Silver Cougar ring set with a mosaic black opal triplet stone. Watch the Fire Dance! The opal measures 8 mm x 6 mm x 3.5 mm thick, and weighs about 1 carat. The design of the handmade sterling silver ring features a snarling Cougar or Mountain Lion (or panther, puma or tiger) on tree roots and branches. The ring weighs about 12.5 grams. The ring shank at the thinnest place in the back measures about 3.8 mm wide x 1.2 mm thick. A significant portion (at least 30% to 40%) of the sterling silver I cast these rings with is newly refined and alloyed recycled silver.
An opal triplet is a composite stone made up of a layer of precious opal backed with black onyx, and topped with a clear quartz. In mosaic opal, the lay