Mojave Purple Turquoise Pendant in Sterling Silver with Pearl
Previously owned pendant in sterling silver with a cultured pearl.
Mojave purple is real Kingman turquoise that was dyed violet and compressed into a mosaic with "matrix" of bronze. It is real turquoise. The blue spots are hard, dense areas if the stone that repelled the dye. Makes for a beautiful effect.
This pendant measures 1 3/4" tall by a little more than 1 1/8" wide. Weight: 15 grams. Marked 925. Some tarnish. The bail is tube style with an opening of 5mm in diameter.