Carico Lake Turquoise ring, bezel set with antiqued bead detailing set upon a 2.5mm wide hand-forged band. This was designed around the bold fun colorful stones, they can be worn on their own or designed to stack them up with other bands. They are comfortable to wear and their beauty will be cherished for a lifetime.
Each stone varries, measures aprox 10-8mm
Olive Green/Teal 9.78mm x 9.33mm ***SOLD***
Green Turquoise/Brown 8.3mm x 9.3mm, size 6.5
I do have a few more of these fun colorful cabs available to be made up just right for you. They vary in shape and color, no two are ever the same.
The Carico Lake turquoise is located south of Battle Mountain in Lander County, Nevada, named for the lake that has since dried up. This mine produces turquoise in multiple shades of blue to beautiful greens. It has become very popular and highly collectable for its beautiful shades of green. Carico Lake mining is very limited these days, supply is scarce, demand is high due to it's coloring, it has become one of the most valuable types of american turquoise, a great investment piece.
Turquoise is the traditional birthstone for December. Turquoise is an opaque blue to green mineral that is hydrated phosphate of copper and aluminium. It is rare and valuable and has been prized as a gemstone and ornamental stone for thousands of years owing to it's unique hue
Turquoise may be the oldest stone is mans history, the talisman of kings. It is a stone of protection, health and wisdom, it's strong, opaque yet soothing to the touch. Turquoise is known as the master healer because it promotes an energetic flow of the highest vibration of love, the spiritual super food to heal the world. It was considered a sacred stone by the Native Americans, who used it as a powerful healing tool for creating a connection between heaven and earth.