Fine Silver, Sterling Silver, Copper, and Blue Gem Turquoise Cuff
Title: Tiffany Blue
Description & Dimensions:
This one-of-a-kind wide cuff combines the best of four elements and minerals to make Tiffany Blue. This Blue Gem turquoise from Nevada, dates pre-1985. The wide fine silver (.999) cuff base is textured with a chevron pattern. A strip of copper was textured to simulate a feather before being soldered to the fine silver cuff. A fine silver bezel and sterling silver (.925) braided wire were soldered to the copper feather to set the gemstone off beautifully in this custom bezel. Lastly, the stone was set with a highly polished bezel pusher and agate burnisher.
This cuff measures 2 inches wide by 6 inches long, with a 1 inch opening.
Tonopah Blue Gem Turquoise: Royston is a district in Nevada consisting of three turquoise mines: Bunker Hill Turquoise Mine, Oscar Wehrend Turquoise Mine, and the main producer, Royal Blue Turquoise Mine. The Royal Blue Turquoise Mine was owned and operated for number of years by the Tiffany Company at which it was called Royal Blue or Tonopah Blue Gem Turquoise. The Royal Blue claims produced some of the most beautiful turquoise to ever hit the market. Tiffany was mainly after the blue turquoise that the Royal Blue Turquoise Mine Produced. At one time Tiffany Company produced tons of Blue Gem Turquoise. Jewelry with high grade American Turquoise.
Turquoise, the captivating blue-green gemstones of the ancients, represents wisdom, tranquility, protection, good fortune, and hope.
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