New Large Sterling Silver Bisbee Turquoise Pendant Handmade by Native American Navajo Artist Lorenzo James
This Turquoise is Natural, high grade, rare and comes from the famous "Lavender Pit" Bisbee mine in Arizona. It weights approx 20.85 carats
This gemstone is NOT stabilized or treated, only mined, carved and polished. Large natural turquoise gemstones such as this piece from the Bisbee mine are extremely hard to find and rare. This mine was closed in the 1970's
The setting is handmade with great contrasting detail of heavy grooved edge on one side and more ornate trim opposing; The large bail at the top allows for a variety of chain sizes.
The Pendant approx. 73 MM (2 7/8") long including the bail and approx. 36.5 MM wide. This total weight Approx. 29.3 grams
Stamped With Lorenzo's Hallmark: "L. James S/S"
For size reference we usually include US. Coins and currency A Dime is approx. 17.5 MM or 11/16" A Silver Dollar is approx. 37.5 MM in diameter (Just under 1 ½ “) A penny is just under 19 MM approx. ¾” (A Quarter is approx. 24 MM or 15/16" ) A half dollar is just over 30 MM or just under 1 ¼” A Nickel is approx. 21 MM