Natural Turquoise Mountain Ring

Wow, look no further.  This Natural Turquoise Mountain ring is all you’ve been dreaming of!  The large stone is an incredible combination of shades of aqua from palest, almost white, to deep blue-green, in so many small points, like a pointillist painting.  Rich golden matrix crackles through the stone.  The setting is wrapped in silver […]

Turquoise Mountain Enhanced Bead Necklace

Collect this endlessly fascinating handcrafted bead necklace today!  The naturally shaped, irregular Turquoise Mountain Enhanced stones display every shade Turquoise Mountain is known for.  With its unusual design and Spiny Oyster accent stone, this necklace is a one-of-a-kind treasure. *NWS Stone Size- 13×16 mm triangular Spiny Oyster Necklace Length- 17″ (additional 4″ loop dangles below, for […]

Natural Turquoise Mountain Ring

Collect this sweet Natural Turquoise Mountain ring.  The Natural Turquoise Mountain stone is robin’s egg blue, with bright sky blue outlining the infusions of burnt sienna matrix.  The narrow silver band splits into two delicate branches that join the stone on either side with whimsical curlicues. *NWS Ring Size- 8.5 Band Width- 1/16″ Stone Size- […]

Turquoise Mountain

Near Kingman, Arizona In the 1960’s, there were two peaks about miles apart located near the Kingman mountain, which yielded fine turquoise: Ithaca Peak (see Kingman) and Turquoise Mountain Peak. Then in the 1970’s this mine closed. Turquoise Mountain turquoise from the 1970’s is light-to-high blue with both webbed and non-webbed matrix. “Birdseye” describes stones […]

Natural Turquoise Mountain Earrings

The puzzler in you will love these Natural Turquoise Mountain earrings!  Made up of small geometric pieces of Natural Turquoise Mountain stone, inlaid in a simple round frame, these earrings are lovely in watery shades of turquoise with golden and rich brown matrix.  Examine the small photo to discover the shapes that went into these […]

Natural Turquoise Mountain Bracelet

Collect this elegant Natural Turquoise Mountain bracelet.  Sleek and simple, this bracelet is stunning with three beautifully matched Natural Turquoise Mountain stones.  The stones are lovely in shades from brilliant aqua to teal to bright green to palest robin’s egg blue with sienna matrix.  Each stone rests on a silver platform raised above the smooth […]

Natural Turquoise Mountain Earrings

Two round upper stones of Turquoise Mountain variety show a delicate network of very thin dark brown lines of matrix, while the lower stones display a different spray of matrix against the same color background. Open the small images for alternate close-up views. Earring size- 1 ½” x ½” Top stone size- 9x11mm Bottom stone […]

Kingman

The Kingman mine in northwestern Arizona is the largest turquoise mine in the United States. Kingman blue has become a color standard in the industry. The mine became famous in the 1960s for its rounded bright blue nuggets with black matrix. Few turquoise mines produced nuggets. High grade natural Kingman is highly collectible because of […]

About Us

About Us Silver Sun was founded in 1976 when Deanna Olson and Cheryl Ingram hit the road in a borrowed truck with three flat showcases and the best Native American jewelry that $5,000 of retirement money could buy. After three years of traveling sales, the two retired school teachers opened the Silver Sun Gallery in […]