TURQUOISE

TURQUOISE
Turquoise is the oldest known gemstone, having been found set in jewellery from 7000 years ago. The highest quality Turquoise is mined at the ancient Persian mine Neshapur. This material is the most expensive and famous variety. However, today the most important supplier of Turquoise is the USA. It should be noted though, that the majority of Turquoise on today's market has been treated to improve and stabalise the colour. Turquoise is the oldest known gemstone, having been found set in jewellery from 7000 years ago. The stone was worshipped by the Incas and Aztecs who believed it had the power to bring good fortune. It was extremely popular in Native American jewellery and is still popular in modern day jewellery. The highest quality turquoise is mined at the ancient Persian mine of Neshapur. This material is the most expensive and famous variety. However, today the most important supplier of turquoise is the USA. It should be noted though, that the majority of turquoise on today's market has been treated to improve and stabilise the colour. There are many supposed benefits obtained from turquoise, including imparting a long life to its wearer. Location - Australia. USA. China, Chile, Egypt, Tibet, Iran. Group - Turquoise R.I. - 1.61-1.65 Hardness - 6

Items 1-200 of 349

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  1. TURQUOISE 27.9X15 CARVED ANTIQUE PEAR

    sku: TU664
    £60.00
  2. TURQUOISE 15.2X10.3 CARVED ANTIQUE OCTAGON

    sku: TU663
    £30.00
  3. TURQUOISE 20.1X14 CARVED ANTIQUE RECTANGLE

    sku: TU650
    £40.00
  4. TURQUOISE 20X14 CARVED ANTIQUE CUSHION

    sku: TU644
    £40.00
  5. TURQUOISE 18.8X18.7 CARVED ANTIQUE SQUARE

    sku: TU657
    £40.00
  6. TURQUOISE 14.5X14.5 CARVED ANTIQUE SQUARE

    sku: TU658
    £40.00
  7. TURQUOISE 29.1x13 CARVED ANTIQUE RECTANGLE

    sku: TU653
    £40.00
  8. 3x2 PEAR TURQUOISE STABILISED

    sku: TU105
    £4.00
  9. TURQUOISE 15X11 CABOCHON CUSHION 5.94CT

    sku: TU597
    £47.52
  10. TURQUOISE 25X12 CABOCHON OVAL 10.19CT

    sku: TU602
    £81.52
  11. TURQUOISE 18X15 CABOCHON OVAL 11.61CT

    sku: TU604
    £92.88
  12. TURQUOISE 23X16 CABOCHON BAGUETTE 21.48CT

    sku: TU593
    £171.84
  13. STABILISED TURQUOISE 13X11.5 OVAL

    sku: TU580
    £30.00
  14. STABILISED TURQUOISE 16.5X13 OVAL

    sku: TU563
    £180.00
  15. STABILISED TURQUOISE 16.5X13 OVAL

    sku: TU561
    £180.00
  16. STABILISED TURQUOISE 20X16.5 OVAL

    sku: TU569
    £280.00
  17. STABILISED TURQUOISE 18X13.1 OVAL

    sku: TU567
    £200.00
  18. TURQUOISE 35.4X25.6 OVAL

    sku: TU903
    £70.00
  19. TURQUOISE 35.5X25.6 OVAL

    sku: TU902
    £70.00
  20. TURQUOISE 34.4MM ROUND

    sku: TU901
    £80.00
  21. TURQUOISE 35.2X19.4 OVAL

    sku: TU908
    £200.00
  22. TURQUOISE 27.4MM ROUND

    sku: TU907
    £200.00
  23. TURQUOISE 51.2X27.7 PEAR

    sku: TU904
    £100.00
  24. 8MM ROUND STRING CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU235
    £166.00
  25. 6MM ROUND STRING CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU233
    £100.00
  26. 7MM ROUND STRING CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU234
    £132.00
  27. 5MM ROUND STRING CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU232
    £117.00
  28. 3MM ROUND STRING CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU230
    £26.00
  29. 4MM ROUND STRING CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU231
    £73.30
  30. 30X22 PEAR CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU294
    £53.60
  31. 40X30 OVAL CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU190
    £70.00
  32. 30X22 OVAL CHINESE TURQUOISE MATRIX

    sku: TU189
    £57.00
  33. 22X7 MATRIX TEARDROP STABILISED TURQUOISE

    sku: TU143
    £23.00
  34. 12X12 CUSHION STABILISED TURQUOISE

    sku: TU104
    £129.00
  35. 18X13 PEAR STABILISED TURQUOISE

    sku: TU437
    £250.00
  36. 20X12 PEAR STABILISED TURQUOISE

    sku: TU059
    £214.00
  37. 12X10 PEAR STABILISED TURQUOISE

    sku: TU103
    £73.30
  38. 12X8 PEAR TURQUOISE STABILISED

    sku: TU056
    £53.60
  39. 14X9 PEAR TURQUOISE STABILISED

    sku: TU110
    £73.30
  40. 15X10 PEAR TURQUOISE STABILISED

    sku: TU057
    £93.30
  41. 16X12 PEAR TURQUOISE STABILISED

    sku: TU058
    £140.00
  42. 20X15 PEAR TURQUOISE STABILISED

    sku: TU111
    £300.00