Large Turquoise Cuff, Gold Pyrite turquoise, Sterling Silver Southwest Jewelry, Nacozari Cabochon.
This is some of the most beautiful turquoise I have worked with.
As collectors, we have the joy of working with some of the rarest turquoise
in the world. We adore all of them for different reasons.
This turquoise is mined in Mexico just over the border of Arizona and some of the most famous
and loved mines in the southwest. Some people refer to it as Morenci 2 for this reason.
The Morenci mine is known for its beautiful and highly collectable stone. But it is very expensive
and difficult to find in prime rough today.
This is why this Nacozari turquoise is so hard to come by. When the rough is brought to market, it is
in small batches and grabbed up quickly. It is deep blue, the pyrite is golden and because it is stabilized turquoise, the shine is superior and glassy. It will hold this color for a lifetime of wear.
Although collectors love "natural" turquoise, or just as it comes for the ground, it
represents about 1% of stones on the market. It is expensive for a reason.
Natural turquoise is not the best for Jewelry that is worn often, necklaces, rings, bracelets, all come in
contact with your skin, hair, soaps, lotions etc. and the color darkens and greens over time.
This is a nice heavy solid stone that glistens in the sunlight. The pictures are inside natural, outside natural and with box lighting to show the different personalities of this stone.
Cuff: 5 3/4".
Gap: 1 1/4".
Nacazari Turquoise Cabochon: 58mm x 24 mm.
Weight: 100.6 grams.
1-2 business days
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Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
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Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 12 hours of purchase
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Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
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We are happy to create something for you. We have an extensive collection Vintage American turquoise from mines such as, Kingman, Royston, Morenci, Bisbee, Ithica Peak, Stormy Mountain, Number8, Damele. And my favorite, Sonora Sunrise. We work mainly with Sterling but are open to new things. Don't hesitate to contact us and we can discuss the stone and design you are interested in. You may custom chose your turquoise.
Most jewelry can be customized in some ways. New pieces can be designed and made per your size needs. Please contact us with any questions.
All Turquoise and most semi precious stones should be kept dry and not stored in sunny places. Natural untreated Stones can change color due to chemical exposure such as shamoo, soap, lotions ect. so make a habbit of removing your jewelry before using these things. Exposure to excessive heat and sunlight can cause fading so try not to store your stones in the sunlight.
Most American turquoise is backed, this is for the protection of the stone, it gives it a little impact resistance, rings and bracelets do take alot of bumping around. Some stones we will only set in Pendants as they do not take the abuse rings and bracelets sometimes see. There are many sterling cleaners on the market, we would be more than happy to polish for you.
Jewelry items are packed in jewelry boxing and ready to gift. Gift wrapping is available at an additional $4 charge. Just leave in the notes that it is a gift or send a message with your wishes and we will do our best to make it perfect.
Cabochons will be wrapped in bubble wrap and boxed securely for safe shipping.