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10.67 Ct. Turquoise from USA

Item ID: K3398
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$213
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Product Details
Item ID:
K3398
Dimensions (MM):
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Length: 16.06
Width: 12.27
Height: 7.32
Weight:
10.67 Ct.
Color:
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Turquoise
Color intensity:
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Intense
Clarity:
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Not Applicable
Shape:
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Oval
Cut:
Cabochon
Enhancements:
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No Enhancement
Origin:
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USA
Per carat price:
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$20
Product description

Turquoise is a gemstone that has captured the hearts of jewelry lovers and collectors for centuries. Its unique shades of blue and green, often veined with intricate natural webbing of matrix, evoke a sense of earthy elegance. Turquoise is particularly popular in southwestern and Native American jewelry designs but has made its mark in various jewelry styles worldwide.
One of the reasons for its popularity is the range in quality and price, rendering turquoise pieces accessible for any budget. Furthermore, the gemstone carries historical significance and cultural importance to many civilizations, contributing to its allure and desirability.
Let's delve into a description of a specific turquoise gemstone:
This particular turquoise is truly a remarkable specimen, weighing in at 10.67 carats. It is an oval-shaped gem with approximate dimensions of 16.06 x 12.27 x 7.32 mm. The cut of this gem is a cabochon, which is a style where the stone is shaped and polished, as opposed to faceted, to create a smooth dome that highlights its color and natural patterns. Given that turquoise is an opaque stone, its clarity grade is not applicable, but its even intense color intensity and excellent polish suggest a high-quality stone with great care taken in its finishing.
The turquoise is of American origin, which is significant since the United States, particularly the southwestern region, is known for producing some of the highest quality turquoise, with the stones often valued for their rich hue and less intrusive matrix. This turquoise, with its vivid color and substantial size, would undoubtedly make a magnificent centerpiece in any jewelry setting.
Now imagine a pair of intricately designed earrings:
The earrings are thoughtfully crafted using quality sterling silver, chosen for its durability and beautiful luster that complements the turquoise. The centerpiece of each earring is one of our aforementioned turquoise stones, securely bezel-set to protect the edges while allowing the expanse of the gem to be showcased prominently. Surrounding the cabochon turquoise is a halo of fine sterling silver filigree work — an ornate pattern reminiscent of lace, showcasing the artist’s attention to detail and skill.
The metalwork could involve traditional motifs, such as delicate swirls, or cultural symbols that pay homage to the turquoise's southwestern roots. Tiny beads of silver, known as granulation, are meticulously placed to enhance the filigree, bringing texture and an additional layer of intricacy to the piece.
Hanging from the main design is a series of silver components or perhaps even smaller turquoise stones, adding movement and a playful elegance to the earrings. The ear hooks or posts themselves are crafted with the wearer in mind, ensuring comfort without sacrificing the earrings' secure fit or aesthetic appeal.
The overall aesthetic of the turquoise earrings speaks to a balance between statement and sophistication. The intense blue-green hue of the turquoise, paired with the sparkling sterling silver, creates a visual harmony that would stand out against any attire, whether it be casual chic or evening elegance. These earrings are not just accessories; they are wearable art, imbued with a timeless appeal that transcends trends and celebrates the natural beauty of one of the world's most beloved gemstones.

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Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
For gemstone purchases between $500 and $2000 we ship a high quality black display box which shows the gemstone professionally. Stones under $500 will ship in a secure plastic pouch.
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Our hand-made zinc gemstone boxes are the finest in the industry, and are included for all gemstones over $2000.
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
Gemstone rings in The Natural Gemstone Company custom made packaging
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