7 – Navajo Natural #8 Turquoise Ring – R#1474
Size 7 “Old Style” Sterling Silver Ring Set With A Natural #8 Turquoise Stone. Masterfully Handmade And Designed By Navajo Artist DERRICK GORDON.
The #8 Turquoise Mine, Located In Carlin, Nevada, Was Depleted in 1961 And Is No Longer In Production. It Is Considered By Many To Be Among The Most Sought After Turquoise In The World. Acquiring This RARE Turquoise In Its Natural, Non-Treated State Has Made It A Highly Desirable Stone In The Eyes Of Discerning Collectors.
Artist Hallmark: “DERRICK” (hand stamped on back side of ring)
Materials: Sterling Silver, Natural #8 Turquoise Stone
Technique: Stamp Work, Saw Work, Appliqué, Repoussé, Twist Wire, Satin Finish, Oxidized Background
Band Width: .32″ – 1.03″
Weight: 18 grams
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