Sterling Silver drops, referred to as ‘raindrops’ by Pueblo silversmiths, are also a design element that you will see frequently in Native American handmade jewelry. Sometimes they are hand-stamped with a starburst or other designs.
Chinese turquoise ranges in color from vibrant blue to blue-green & green turquoise. Ma’ashan and Hubei areas have been prolific providers of stone with beautiful color & matrix. Chinese turquoise is generally stabilized and accounts for the lion’s share of turquoise on the world market today, due to the rarity of North American Turquoise.
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