Sleeping Beauty Turquoise is revered and highly sought after due to its pure sky blue color which shows very little to no veining or webbing. It is still being collected from the Sleeping Beauty Mine in Globe, Arizona where a small operation of workers mines, processes and ships the stones. Ranks 5 to 6 on the Mohs hardness scale. Sleeping Beauty turquoise is a smooth robin's egg blue with limited veining. Official gemstone for Arizona Nevada and New Mexico.
This gem has been stabilized to enhance durability. Stabilized does not mean dyed, it means the color has been stabilized, but you DO need to be very careful.Another reason for stabilizing turquoise is that turquoise is a relatively soft stone. Stabilizing hardens the stone so it can be easily cut and drilled for jewelry. Diamonds- The naked eye can't tell between "colorless" D-F diamonds and the slight yellow tint of grades G-J, which are used as enhancer diamonds to accentuate the gemstone itself. G-J (Near Colorless): A slight undertone of yellow can be detected by an expert gemologist. I1 is the top clarity grade in the I-clarity range.
Diamonds in the H-I color range are highly sought-after in fine jewelry. You will find my jewelry beautiful and affordable for what you are purchasing. These rings were bought from various venues over many many years and most were never worn, as they were investments. Gemstones are simply beautiful, and these are no exception.
All rings come with an updated appraisal from a very reputable jeweler. The item "Gorgeous Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Ring 2.57 ct, with. 91 dia WG" is in sale since Tuesday, July 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Fine Rings\Gemstone". The seller is "sandylovesbling" and is located in Angelica, New York.This item can be shipped to United States.