This size 9 1/4 ring was created by Navajo Artist Lyle Piaso.
This Sonoran Turquoise stones pops! The 3 stones are a bright beautiful
emerald green with bright blue a bit of yellow and shiny pyrites.
It has a sturdy split shank band with a bit of stamp work.
The hand display is not to scale, it's way smaller.
I'm told Sonoran Turquoise it's from a mine in Mexico
located on the New Mexico Arizona border.
It's marked sterling and signed.
It's 1 5/8" tall by 3/8" at it's widest point.
weight: 10.2 grams on my scale
I placed a quarter there for scale.
Sonoran Gold Turquoise is mined in Sonora, Mexico near the city of Cananea. The mine is located at the Campitos Mountain. Sonoran Gold is a beautiful turquoise comes in an aqua blue, lime green, two tone blue and can have stunning yellow gold matrices. Unlike most turquoise, Sonoran Gold is not mined in veins but forms inside clay deposits as individual nuggets.
Sure to make a Fine addition to any collection, or a great gift!
Please note: Pictures are enlarged to show detail, remember everything looks bigger on line :)