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"Nevada Blue" Turquoise Ring

"Nevada Blue" Turquoise Ring

Regular price $180.00

Hand made made sterling silver ring, ring size 5.75, with 3.88ct bezel set 12.5x11mm rare turquoise from the Nevada Blue Mines which is no longer producing, It was mined in the 70''s. "The Nevada Blue became famous in the 1970’s with its beautiful turquoise and its wide spread use by most all of the well-known Native American jewelers, including Charles Loloma and Lee Yazzie. Discovered by Jim Watts in 1901 and first known as the Watts mine then the Pinto, Nevada Blue ranges in color from sky blue to a rich dark blue with a reddish brown or sometimes black spider-webbing"