African Turquoise takes center stage on the Verdigris, a bracelet that carries the warm breeze of the tropics and a life on the water. The turquoise beads are matte finished, drawing you in to the extraordinary range of color and pattern that each offers. Accent beads are our ‘brain coral’ pattern in sterling silver, sculpted to catch the whimsical elegance of natural coral reefs. Clasp assembly is also sterling silver. Mounted on high-test paracord, this bracelet wears well on its own or layered with other pieces.Click for more info
Features & Specs
Sterling silver is an alloy of silver containing 92.5% by mass of silver and usually 7.5% by mass of copper. The sterling silver standard has a minimum millesimal fineness of 925. The sterling alloy originated in continental Europe and was being used for commerce as early as the 12th century in the area that is now northern Germany. William Henry uses the latest state-of-the-art casting equipment to create mesmerizing pieces that are often considered par with our hand-carved work.
African Turquoise is a type of jasper found in Africa. It has a dark matrix and an interesting blend of base colors, a little greener than most turquoise. Enhancing its role as a turquoise substitute is its matrix, which also resembles turquoise matrix.
It is considered the ‘Stone of Evolution’, and thought to bring encouragement for growth, development and positive change within life itself.