turquoise

Beautiful turquoise rings in sterling silver and silver for your personality...traditional, art deco, southwestern...just for you!

The word Turquoise means "Turkish stone." It got this name from the trade route from Turkey that was used to bring this intense blue stone to Europe. Turquoise also comes from Tibet, China, Africa, Arizona and Iran. Other names for turquoise were "Skystone", "Stone of Sky" and "Fallen Skystone".

Turquoise comes in different colors such as dark blue-green, sky blue, and apple green. Some Turquoises have black veins. Some kinds of turquoise are sleeping beauty turquoise, kingsman turquoise and spider web turquoise. Turquoise is a birthstone of December.