This is a large green Royston Turquoise Stone hand cut by Dillon Hartman of Durango Silver Company. It has unique tan to golden brown picture stone matrix. It measures 28mm x 36mm and weighs 47 carats - it is priced at $2.50 per carat.
Royston Turquoise comes from the Royston mining district located near Tonapah, Nevada. "Royston Turquoise," originally consisted of four old Turquoise claims: Bunker Hill, Easter Blue, Oscar Wehrend, and Royal Blue. Lynn Otteson moved to Tonopah to mine Royston Turquoise in 1958 and the family have been Turquoise Minors since. Royston Turquoise in known world wide for having a wide range of Turquoise colors from a beautiful soft blue to emerald greens. The color of Royston Turquoise often runs together in the same rock which creates some of the most spectacular Turquoise stones on earth.
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