RARE Castle Dome Turquoise Chunky Long Drilled Potato Nuggets, 16 inch strand

RARE Castle Dome Turquoise Chunky Long Drilled Potato Nuggets, 16in Str - stonesnsilver turquoise beads and cabochons
RARE Castle Dome Turquoise Chunky Long Drilled Potato Nuggets, 16in Str - stonesnsilver turquoise beads and cabochons

Item #: BST_Castle08

RARE Castle Dome Turquoise Chunky Long Drilled Potato Nuggets, 16 inch strand

RARE Castle Dome Turquoise Chunky Long Drilled Potato Nuggets, 16 inch strand

These nuggets measure approx. 8-9mm by 10-12mm.  Castle Dome/Pinto Valley Turquoise comes from the Castle Dome copper mine which was originally opened in 1943 and turquoise mined then was called Castle Dome turquoise. The mine was closed in 1953 and later re-opened as the Pinto Valley Mine. The mine was bulldozed over in the late 1970's and all material on the market today comes from some rockhounds "old stash" With beautiful color variations ranging from sky-blue to bluish-green with the blue color being predominate, this turquoise is truly a high quality turquoise and a collectible treasure!

Inventory: Only 1 Left!

Regular price $126.95 $104.26