By Kristy from SAStudio
Did you know that New Mexico made turquoise the official state gem in 1967? Turquoise is an opaque, blue-to-green mineral, with the robin's egg blue color being the most prized.
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Did you also know that most of the finest quality turquoise comes from the western and southwestern United States? They are the largest producers of turquoise in the world.
JETS make good use of this wonderful stone, in its many versions, shapes and sizes.
Turquoise Wire Wrapped Earrings by Jems by JB and Company
Blue Turquoise Hammered Sterling Silver Earrings by Willow Creek Jewelry
Stacked Heishi Turquoise Earrings by Nancy’s Crystal Fantasies
Turquoise Wrap Bracelet or Turquoise Necklace Antique Brass by Beadz n Bling
Southwestern Turquoise and Sterling Silver Necklace and Earring Set by The Brass Hussy
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