This Sonoran Gold Turquoise pendant really showcases how intense of color this turquoise can hold. There is deep green in the center with a bright ring of blue around the outside. You also get a bit of gold matrix through the center, which is what gives this the name Sonoran Gold Turquoise. This vast variation of color is what makes this stone so popular and eye-catching. Every stone is different and very interesting!
This pendant was handmade in sterling silver by Phillip Sanchez, a Navajo Native American jewelry artist in New Mexico. The cutout design that you see is Sanchez's staple style. He is a master of cutting these designs out using a tiny jeweler's saw. Phillip Sanchez always does an excellent job with his Native American turquoise jewelry and this is no exception. You will find his name stamped on the back as well as "Sterling".
This pendant is 1" wide and about 1 3/8" tall, not including the bail. This piece includes an 18" sterling chain so you will be all set. Don't miss out on this really pretty Sonoran Gold Turquoise pendant. It has beautiful color and will make an very nice piece that you will love wearing.