Turquoise has the following properties and characteristics: It is a mineral known as hydrated copper aluminium phosphate mineral. Its chemical formula is CuAl6(PO4)4(OH)8·5H2O. It is… Read More »Properties of Turquoise
Turquoise can be found in many colors, including deep blue, light blue, greenish-blue shades, green, and even yellow. What accounts for this variation? Blue Shades. … Read More »Turquoise Color Variations
This is where it all began! Although no longer a significant source of turquoise, Sinai deserve special recognition for its historical significance. It is believed… Read More »Turquoise From Egypt (Sinai)
Turquoise Guide provides information about turquoise and its use in jewelry. In many ways, this site is a tribute to turquoise and the many traditions surrounding its uses in cultures ranging from Native American tribes to the people of Tibet.