Posted by Dillon Hartman on Apr 29th 2016
The Paiute Turquoise mine is located in central Nevada. The Mine dates back to 1974 and has not been heavily mined to date. The Paiute mine produces limited quantities of high-grade spiderweb Turquoise. It has a wide graduation of blue spiderweb turquoise from light to dark, with web or matrix in colors of black, orange, brown, and red. Paiute Spiderweb Turquoise is very attractive and highly collected worldwide.
Paiute Turquoise Mine
Turquoise from the Paiute mine in Nevada has become one of the most collectible types of Spiderweb Turquoise in the world. The famous Paiute Turquoise mine produces some of the highest grade Turquoise in the world, boosting semi-translucent deep blue Turquoise stones that feature the highly coveted tight black spiderweb matrix.
Above is a Paiute Spiderweb Turquoise Bracelet. Most jewelry made with high grade Paiute Turquoise is gold as the stones can cost up to hundreds of dollars per carat. This rare American Turquoise is very exclusive and can only be purchased from the mine owner directly or from a collector willing to part with some at an inflated price. As a jewelry artist. You can read more about Paiute Spiderweb Turquoise on our presentation, follow this link.