Here are two different Spiderweb Turquoise Gemstones from the Cloud Mountain Turquoise Mine located in Hubei Province of China. They are both in a great Turquoise Blue color ranges and both have dark brown to black spiderweb matrix. They measure 15.5mm x 18.5mm and 15mm x 21.5mm. They weigh a total of 27 carats and are priced at $5.00 per carat.
The Yungai, or Cloud Mountain mine is located in Yun County, in the Northwest region of the Hubei Province. This area has been mined for turquoise since the Tang Dynasty (600 - 900 A.D.). Cloud Mountain Turquoise is known as the finest Turquoise to come out of China, Cloud Mountain Turquoise comes in a variety of webbed matrix patterns and various shades of blue and green. The material is very hard and takes an exceptional polish. In 2005 the Yungai Mine was closed!
All prices are in USD