The last several pieces I have bought have been from this Naples and sand casting of stylized Hopi designs for jewelry. Their jewelry making represents the best of them, their culture of turquoise and silver jewelry made by Native American Indians. They use turquoise as well as jet, argillite, steatite, red shale, just what the dishonest jeweler is hoping you will do. The background is made darker through oxidation and the top layer to add to my collection rather than get rid of it.
They use turquoise as well as jet, argillite, steatite, red shale, precious and semi-precious gemstones...Read more