The Turquoise Mountain Mine is located near the Kingman mine in Northwestern Arizona and has been closed since the 1980's. The stone varies from light to high blue or blue-green with gold or brown matrix.This beautiful stone is highlighted with rare spider web matrix. The Turquoise Mountain stone in this stunning pendant is high grade as indicated by the gradual variation from. Soft blue to green in the same stone. Navajo artist Sampson Jake created this beautiful piece. Turquoise Mountain stone is surrounded by a handcrafted bezel of twisted rope, cutout work and silver drops. The stone and bezel measures 1 & 1/4" tall (NOT including the bail) by 7/8" at the widest point. Crafted entirely of sterling silver.
The 18 sterling silver chain is included! Sampson's initials are reversed so as not to be confused with another Navajo. Artist, Selena Jake, who uses hallmark "SJ". The item "Signed Navajo Made Sterling Silver Turquoise Mountain Turquoise Pendant" is in sale since Thursday, October 8, 2015.This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Ethnic, Regional & Tribal\Native American\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "dreamstuff2000" and is located in Cottonwood, Alabama. This item can be shipped worldwide.: yes