NAVAJO CRAFTED DANGLE EARRINGS
Navajo crafted dangle earrings. The rectangular style earrings measure approximately 2" in total length and are 3/8" in width. The beautiful shape has the Rain Drop design with a single Kingman turquoise stone.
Kingman Turquoise originates in the Mineral Park Mining District near Kingman, Arizona. One of the largest domestic turquoise mines, it is found in a large open pit copper mine in the high desert country. The Kingman Mine district was first mined by Native Americans; it was part of the most extensive prehistoric workings in Arizona. Sterling silver (cross and setting): Is and alloy of silver containing 92.5% by weight of silver and 7.5% by weight of other metals, usually copper. The sterling silver standard has a minimum purity of 925.