17 carats natural Battle Mountain Blue Gem Turquoise cabochon. This cabochon measures : 1 1/8 inches long X 11/16 inch wide X 4.57 mm thick.
Battle Mountain Blue Gem Turquoise from JW Edgar. Here is a hand cut cabochon from the original Blue Gem Turquoise mine outside of Battle Mountain, Nevada USA. This is the real deal natural Blue Gem Turquoise we acquired from JW Edgar. This material is awesome. You will love this cabochon. The blue is a wonderful natural “Robin’s Egg Blue” with beautiful white and golden brown matrix. Blue Gem Turquoise has been said to be the closest to perfect Turquoise color when at it’s best. Geologists and gemologist have tested and stated that Blue Gem Turquoise from Battle Mountain, Nevada has the perfect hardness at a 6-7 and perfect color blue which all people consider “Turquoise Color”. This gem was hand cut in the 1970’s by JW Edgar and is lightly backed. The gem features a nice cut with a low dome and nice flat sides that make the gem easy to set in jewelry.
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