13.9 carat blue turquoise cabochon from near Yerington NV (Harcross turquoise)
Weight: 13.9 carats
Dimensions: 20x16.3x6.7 mm
Description: Here is a blue turquoise cabochon from a Harcross deposit. Harcross turquoise is an early grouping of claims that preceded Stone Mountain Mine and focused in the nearby area.
* The main Harcross claim appear to us as being Taubert #1. Essentially Harcross is from the early prospects adjacent to Stone Mountain. The turquoise from Harcross is very hard material typically forming in seems but with occasional nuggets in voids where clay had settled with colors ranging from dark blue to light blue to teal-green.