Fine Silver Electroplated Sleeping Beauty Turquoise Ring – Size 5
This ring has been copper electroformed then electroplated in fine silver.
Sleeping Beauty Turquoise comes from the Sleeping Beauty Mine near Globe, Arizona. Since the early 1970s until 2012, this mine was a major producer of turquoise. Artisans and jewelry companies love Sleeping Beauty Turquoise for its lack of matrix and reliable even color.
Stone: Approx. .75″ H x .31″ W
Band Width: Approx. .07″
Ring: Size 5
The scientific and intricate process used to add layers of lovely copper is called electroforming. This process can be unpredictable and can take hours to days to complete just one wearable.
MergingMetals creates unique and unconventional wearables, each lovingly handcrafted and made with purpose. They hand patina, polish, and apply a metal sealant to each item. From start to finish each piece takes 4 to 6 days to complete. A lot of love goes into each and every piece they create.