Turquoise has been used by man for more than 5000 years. It is one of mans first gemstones. Turquoise is a hydrated phosphate of copper and aluminum.
There are many locations of occurrence throughout the world. Persian (Iran) Turquoise is still the finest but the US has produced its share of top Turquoise and still does. Some of the best Turquoise mines in the US are now closed or played out.
We will be loading stones from many locations in the US to include Bisbee, Sleeping Beauty, Fox, Morenci.