Durango Silver Company is a family owned business that has focused its interest on high quality American Turquoise and Turquoise Jewelry for over 40 years. We have collected and mined Turquoise for the duration of our interests in this business as we realize as in all gemstones there are different grades of the materials from low to high. High grade Turquoise has always been rare and many people throughout the world have actively hunted it for thousands of year.
What is high grade Turquoise? High grade or high quality Turquoise is hard Turquoise with rich coloration that is of a true Turquoise color. The matrix configuration is also an important factor in high quality Turquoise and spiderwebed Turquoise is the most desirable. Color is very important, blue has always been the most popular color in demand, however, green Turquiose is also popular amoung many and it has many unusually different charicteristics then blue Turquoise. Clarity, as in all other gemstones clarity is an important factor, very hard Turquoise will actually have a slight gel appearence. Turquoise is a very unique gemstone and there are tremendous variations in Turquoise. It is amoung the top ten most popular gemstones on earth and was one of the first gemstones found by ancient mankind in about 6,000 B.C.
With respect to this wonderful gemstone, our company has focussed on creating fine quality Sterling Silver and Gold settings that are unique from all other production Jewelry that is common in the marketplace. We have produced our own Jewelry for nearly forty years and have made it our specialty to have different and unusual Turquoise Jewelry that cannot be found elsewhere. Today, we maintain our position on Turquoise and Turquoise Jewelry and we do stand out from the crowd as being producers of some of the finest Turquoise Jewelry coming out of the Southwestern regions of the United States.
Authentic Quality Turquoise Jewelry is our specialty – If you care about what you wear when it comes to Turquoise Jewelry, we invite you to look at our Turquoise Jewelry! You will see our Jewelry is above and beyond most Turquoise Jewelry in the marketplace.