Vintage Navajo signed ring by C. Platero with beautiful mother of pearl and turquoise stones. The setting is big and bold with masterful work on the sterling silver setting. It is a size 6.75.
The front of the ring setting measures 1 1/4" north to south and 3/4" east to west. You can see on our models hand how the elongated setting fits high on the finger. The ring is marked C. Platero. Platero is common among Navajo jewelry makers. This ring tests positive for sterling silver. The finish is bright and clean. We estimate the date to be c1975-80.
The mother of pearl are oval cut and measure 10mm X 7 mm and the turquoise 5mm. All are set in a saw tooth setting.
A wonderful ring for Boho and Southwestern style dress.