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The Ultimate Turquoise Buyer Guide: Everything You Need to Know

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Turquoise is a beautiful and versatile gemstone that has been prized for centuries. It is said to have a calming and soothing effect, and it is often used in jewelry and other decorative objects. If you're considering buying turquoise, it's important to do your research so that you can make an informed decision.

Turquoise has been used in jewelry and other decorative objects for thousands of years. It was first mined in the Middle East, and it was later traded to China, India, and Europe. Turquoise was a popular gemstone in ancient Egypt, and it was often used in jewelry and amulets. It was also used in the Middle Ages, and it was a popular gemstone in the Renaissance.

Turquoise is a hydrated copper aluminum phosphate mineral. It is opaque and has a hardness of 5 to 6 on the Mohs scale. Turquoise is typically blue or green in color, but it can also be white, brown, or black. The color of turquoise is caused by the presence of copper ions.

Turquoise Buyer s Guide: A practical guide to anyone buying and selling turquoise
Turquoise Buyer's Guide: A practical guide to anyone buying and selling turquoise.
by J.S. Armstrong

4.2 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 18362 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
Word Wise : Enabled
Print length : 47 pages
Lending : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported

Turquoise is a relatively soft gemstone, so it is important to take care when wearing it or storing it. It should be protected from scratches and other damage.

There are a few things you can look for to spot genuine turquoise.

  • Color: Genuine turquoise is typically blue or green in color. However, it can also be white, brown, or black.
  • Opacity: Genuine turquoise is opaque. This means that you cannot see through it.
  • Hardness: Genuine turquoise has a hardness of 5 to 6 on the Mohs scale. This means that it is relatively soft.
  • Luster: Genuine turquoise has a waxy luster. This means that it does not reflect light very well.
  • Feel: Genuine turquoise feels smooth to the touch. It should not feel gritty or rough.

There are many different types of turquoise. Some of the most popular types include:

  • Persian turquoise: This type of turquoise is mined in Iran. It is typically a deep blue color.
  • American turquoise: This type of turquoise is mined in the United States. It is typically a light blue or green color.
  • Chinese turquoise: This type of turquoise is mined in China. It is typically a white or blue color.
  • African turquoise: This type of turquoise is mined in Africa. It is typically a green or blue color.

Turquoise is a popular gemstone for jewelry. It is often used in necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and rings. Turquoise jewelry can be found in a variety of styles, from traditional to modern.

When buying turquoise jewelry, it is important to make sure that the stone is genuine. You should also consider the quality of the metal used in the jewelry.

Turquoise is said to have a calming and soothing effect. It is also said to promote communication and creativity. Turquoise is a popular gemstone for those who are seeking spiritual growth.

Turquoise is a relatively soft gemstone, so it is important to take care when wearing it or storing it.

  • Avoid harsh chemicals: Turquoise should not be cleaned with harsh chemicals, such as bleach or ammonia.
  • Protect from scratches: Turquoise should be protected from scratches. Avoid wearing it with other jewelry that could scratch it.
  • Store in a cool, dry place: Turquoise should be stored in a cool, dry place. Avoid exposing it to heat or sunlight.

Turquoise is a beautiful and versatile gemstone that has been prized for centuries. It is important to do your research before buying turquoise so that you can make an informed decision. By following the tips in this guide, you can find a genuine turquoise gemstone that you will cherish for years to come.

Turquoise Buyer s Guide: A practical guide to anyone buying and selling turquoise
Turquoise Buyer's Guide: A practical guide to anyone buying and selling turquoise.
by J.S. Armstrong

4.2 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 18362 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
Word Wise : Enabled
Print length : 47 pages
Lending : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported
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Turquoise Buyer s Guide: A practical guide to anyone buying and selling turquoise
Turquoise Buyer's Guide: A practical guide to anyone buying and selling turquoise.
by J.S. Armstrong

4.2 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 18362 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
Word Wise : Enabled
Print length : 47 pages
Lending : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported
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