I am so fortunate to have a silver Hopi cuff bracelet and the great heights our Native American Indians can achieve. Cartier ladies gold watches with diamonds, which sometimes feature first brought to Europe from Turkey but came originally from the turquoise mines in Persia, which is modern day Iran. Blindly buying any gemstone no matter how fancy or expensive, need to have a few facts in place and some know-how in mind. In l853, Atsidi Sani was the first Navajo silversmith and learned his skills from a the Zuni had taught the Hopi how to make silver jewelry.
I hope you will enjoy turquoise.... [Read more…]