Manassa Turquoise Ring
This ring features a green stone of Manassa turquoise set in sterling silver. This one of a kind piece is handmade by Dana Chavez of the Kewa Pueblo tribe in northern New Mexico, USA. The elongated stone measures 24mm in length and 11mm in width. The sterling silver band is decorated with a raised floral design running around the band. Ring fits UK size N / US size 7.
Rainmaker Gallery has worked with three generation of the Chavez family over almost thirty years, including the parents, Harvey and Janie Chavez, and grandparents of Dana Chavez and Kayleen Chavez whose jewellery you can also purchase on this website. We are honoured to bring you the beautiful work of this talented family.
Manassa Turquoise was mined at Manassa in south central Colorado. Manassa Turquoise is known for its blue-green to green colour with a golden or brown, non-webbed matrix. It runs primarily in veins hosted by a beautiful golden brown hard rock.