Every piece of turquoise is unique because of the different mines that they come from. Different mines in Nevada, New Mexico, and Arizona produce their own kinds of turquoise in unique colors and shapes.
The Kingman Mine is one of the oldest and highest producing turquoise mines in America. Producing a large quantity of beautiful sky blue turquoise, the Kingman Mine has been one of the largest turquoise suppliers for nearly as long as the turquoise jewelry industry has existed.
The Sleeping Beauty Mine is located in Globe, Arizona and produced a large amount of turquoise. The turquoise from this mine is produces a vibrant light to medium blue turquoise.
The Emerald Valley Mine is located in Nevada and produces a beautiful blue and green hued turquoise that makes it very valuable to both jewelers and collectors.