Turquoise

Rough Turquoise

Polished TurquoiseTurquoise is a gemstone found in only a few places on earth: dry, barren regions where acidic groundwater which contains copper reacts with minerals which contain aluminum and phosphorus.

Colours range from dull green to sky blue, and is most commonly used in jewellery as a polished cabochon or bead.

Birthstone & Anniversaries

Turquoise is the traditional birthstone of December and the gemstone for the 11th anniversary.