This is a beautiful Light Green Royston Turquoise Cabochon hand cut by John Hartman of Durango Silver Company. It is light green with two areas of deep green with blond to golden brown matrix and includes webbed matrix as well. It measures 23 mm x 40 mm and weighs 38 carats - it is offered at $2.00 per carat.
Royston Turquoise is considered the choice of Jewelers in the Southwestern United States. Royston Turquoise Cabochons are highly sought after by Navajo Silversmiths as it has the look! Royston Turquoise comes from the Royston mining district located near Tonopah, 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 worldwide for having a wide range of Turquoise colors from a beautiful soft blue to emerald greens and this cab a military green.
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