Genuine Number 8 Turquoise Sliced Rough Medium Size One Pound Lot
Depending on the size of the cabochons one is trying to make, this size may be the most bang for your buck! To this Turquoise enthusiast, each of these Number 8 Turquoise Slices will make a one-of-a-kind beauty with very little waste. Especially if you allow mother nature to determine the sizes. The spiderweb patterns and golden caramel mother stone are the savory ingredients that put Number 8 Turquoise on the map. Each stone is it's own composition, a work of art crafted over the millennia. We use Number 8 Turquoise in some of our best jewelry designs, and we can't keep those designs in stock. These slices of rough Turquoise have been grouped and graded based on size and characteristics so that you can get exactly the style you need for your designs. These slices would also make great specimens in mineral collections. Check out the last photo to see some slices we grabbed at random and polished so you can see the quality when finished. This stone was photographed dry. This medium size lot consists of 1" to 2-1/2" sizes. Check the photos for the quality shapes to expect. The slices are 5mm to 8mm thick. This turquoise has great hardness, but is stabilized to prevent reacting to the environment and preserve the color. You will receive 1 pound of Number 8 Turquoise Slices from the group pictured. Each 1 pound lot is different and the number and size of stones will vary.