This Grand Sterling Silver Morenci Turquoise Ring is most likely Navajo made, but could be Zuni. Morenci Turquoise is one of the classic America turquoise sources, known for it's rich blue colors and silvery Iron Pyrite matrix. This ring shows off an exceptional specimen, sure to attract notice and comment.
Period & Mfg Date: Modern, mid to late 20th Century
Condition: Very Good
Main Gem Identity: Natural Turquoise
Turquoise Weight: ~ 53 cts. estimated
Turquoise Shape & Cut: Oval Cabochon
Turquoise Measurements: ~ 34 x 21 x 9 mm.
Turquoise Color: Medium Light Greenish Blue to Very Dark Blue with large patches of highly polished Silvery and Black Pyrite
Metal: Sterling Silver
Decoration/Polish: Bright Polish with Punched Design
Marks: unmarked, appears to be Sterling Silver
Total Weight: 22.7 Grams
Finger size: 10 ½
Magnificent Morenci Turquoise Sterling Silver Ring