This superior, gem quality, bright blue turquoise comes from the Nacozari mine in Sonora, Mexico. Stabilized, this a bright robin's egg blue with flecks of Pyrite here & there & dark blue matrix throughout most stones. These are the most beautiful, electrifying blue color you will ever find & would be a first-rate substitution for Sleeping Beauty. Richard says that these nuggets are the easiest stones to be cabbed. They can be split, edge ground & tumbled for immediate use in your jewelry mountings. They're also ready for drilling, cutting and polishing, stone size varies, roughly 1/4 to 1". Sold in 1lb. lots. What you see is what you get....so get your tools out & jump right in to creating the most beautiful jewelry you can imagine.
Due to political unrest in the mining region, the rough is not being mined openly; like the rarest Landers Blue Turquoise, it is becoming rare & highly collectible. Don't miss out on this outstanding opportunity!