Brief Description: 40 carats of natural Morenci Turquoise from Arizona, USA
Morenci Turquoise Cabochons
Here are two different looks of Morenci Turquoise cabochons in a collection. Here you have medium blue cabochons with water webbing brown matrix and iron pyrite. These are very nice examples of classic Morenci Turquoise from Arizona. The blue Turquoise is gorgeous with natural water web matrix (deep blue web matrix on top of light blue Turquoise). These two hand cut natural Morenci Turquoise Cabochons would make a wonderful Sterling Silver pendant. They weigh a total of 40 carats and are priced at $6.00 per carat.
Morenci Turquoise Cabochon examples
Here is a great set of Morenci Turquoise Cabochon variations that will make a good collection for you. Morenci Turquoise was mined in Greenlee County in southeastern Arizona. This turquoise is highly sought after for its Arizona blue colors and iron pyrite matrix. Lucky Brown had the rights to mine Morenci Turquoise from 1956 thru1984. Lucky retired in 1982 and his sons continued to mine the turquoise until the lease ended. Morenci is highly valued and difficult to obtain.