Ray Bennett Orville Jack Turquoise Cluster Pendant
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In the early 1980s Orville Jack was mining his Blue Ridge claim when he discovered a vein of faustite, so called because of the high zinc content found in the mineral. This material ranges from yellow to yellow green in color. The claim bears his name, making him famous as the stones found at the mine became highly collectible. This cluster pendant hand made by Ray Bennett features an incredible amount of this gorgeous material and is unusual for the large cabochons in the piece. The gems are yellow to lime green with chocolate and golden matrix and are set in a floral pattern encircled with deep stampwork. The bale of the piece is large and substantial as well and deeply stamped with a floral design to match.
Pendant Size: 3-3/4 in. x 2-3/16 in. Bale Diameter: 11/16 in. Largest Stone Size: 15/16 in. x 13/16 in.
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