Morenci Turquoise Necklace in Sterling Silver Setting


A unique, collectible turquoise necklace - all you have to do is take a look at it up close, and personal to know why. There are so many reasons this will be the perfect purchase, starting with that it was mined in the great USA! This is NOT your Chinese turquoise. 

  •  A Morenci Turquoise necklace made of twenty-two, 13-millimeter cabochon squares, 17-inches long
  • Each turquoise is set in a four-pronged, sterling silver setting made by silversmiths in Indonesian
  • A perfect gift for any woman, for any occasion

Morenci Turquoise is mined in southeastern Arizona. It is high to light blue in color. Morenci has an unusual matrix of irregular black pyrite that, when polished, often looks like silver. Morenci turquoise is well known because it was one of the first American turquoises to come on the market. It is very difficult to obtain now because the mine is depleted. It is a collectible turquoise. - from The Turquoise Museum, New Mexico

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