This is a beautiful Royston Turquoise Cabochon Collection hand cut by John Hartman of Durango Silver Company. Here are four individual Royston Turquoise Cabochons and a great variation of what the Royston Turquoise Mine produces. From a powder blue stone to a deep aqua green stone, each one of these stones have great charicter. The square stone measures 17mm x 18mm, the triangle shaped stone measures 21.5mm x 25.5mm, the deep aqua stone measures 21mm x 31mm and the lime green stone measures 15mm x 28mm. These stone have a total weigh of 82 carats - as a set they are offered at $2.50 per carat.
Royston Turquoise is considered the choice of Jewelers in the Southwestern United States. Royston Turquoise Cabochons are are highly sought after by Navajo Silversmiths as it has the look! Throughout the ages Turquoise from the Royston district has been highly coveted by jewelers, collectors and the fashion industry as well. 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.
Tours are held April through October on Wednesday and Saturday between the hours of 10:00am and 2:00pm, excluding holidays. Meet at the Mizpah Hotel in Tonopah, Nevada. Call in advance at 775.482.9889775.482.9889
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