Hand-crafted from solid sterling silver. Egyptian Turquoise has been hand set in fine silver and adorned by two solid 14K Gold prongs. Hand-sawed split shank band, that has been hammered to create a unique look. Polished to a high shine. (Please see last photo for size reference) Wearable art that is truly one of a kind. Hand fabricated jewelry is a product of time, patience, and accumulated knowledge, making each piece irreplaceable.
"Today's Egyptian Turquoise is still mined from the original, ancient mines of the Sinai Peninsula. Egyptian reverence for turquoise is evident in historical references and modern culture continues to honor the significance and sacred nature of turquoise. Egyptian turquoise was used by healers, royal families and is featured in some of the most iconic Egyptian artifacts known to humanity. Hard stone with rich color variations and strong red and golden matrixes, each stone is coming from the same mines that once supplied legendary Pharaohs and Kings. Sought after around the world, Egyptian Turquoise is favored by collectors and fashionistas alike."