Deep Purple Blue Bisbee Turquoise Cabochon
Product Code: DSBC021
Stone Type: Bisbee Turquoise
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52 Carat Deep Purple Blue Bisbee Turquoise Cabochon
Take a look at this great large pendant sized natural Bisbee Turquoise cabochon from Bisbee, Arizona USA. This beautiful American Turquoise cab would make a great large pendant stone. John Hartman hand cut the Big Freeform Deep Purple Blue Bisbee Turquoise Cabochon
in Durango, Colorado USA as can be seen in his 3 Video
Series on YouTube
. This beautiful natural Bisbee Turquoise Cabochon
features a deep blue Turquoise that in spots is almost purple with interesting chocolate brown matrix patterns that almost form spiderweb. This stone features a heavy amount of chocolate brown matrix that is associated with the Lavendar Pit in the Bisbee mine. This stone has been priced much cheaper then usual due to the high amount of matrix. This stone has been backed so that when it is set in a Sterling Silver bezel it will stick up enough that the sides a lot of the side of the stone can be seen as well as the top of the stone.
This stone should be considered gem grade. We would specify it in Turquoise cutter terms as a A grade stone.
Deep Purple Blue Bisbee Turquoise Cabochon:
This natural American cabochon weighs 52 carats. The gemstone has a 5mm dome to it.
This stone was cut from material from the Cecil Mickelson collection and was mainly collected in the 1960s -1980s. The stone pictured is the stone you will receive.