This Timberline Turquoise Ring is a knockout! Lovely, oxidized and beaded enhancement is perfect for this spectacularly shaped and marked Timberline Turquoise - .925 Sterling Silver all the way. Double round split shank make it feel like you're sliding on something that someone will still wear in 50 years. You might want to make room on your hand -- you're going to want to wear this big statement ring all the time. All metal is .925 Sterling Silver.
*The Timberline Turquoise mine is located in the far northern part of Elko County, Nevada, almost to the Idaho state line. It is the furthest north turquoise mine in the state. It was discovered in 1967 and in the years afterward produced a good quantity of fine spider webbed material of a good blue color during the turquoise "boom" of the late 1960s and 1970s. It is no longer being worked.
Ring measures about 3/4"X 1 1/2 inches
.925 Sterling Silver
Turquoise is perhaps the oldest stone in man’s history, the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It is a stone of protection, strong and opaque, yet soothing to the touch, healing to the eye, as if carved from an azure heaven and slipped to earth. Its unique shade of blue, often blue-green, lends it name, Turquoise, to all things of this tranquil hue. The delicate veining or mottled webbing in cream or brown is inherent to the stone and serves to enhance its character.
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Materials: Turquoise, Stone.