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Gold and Turquoise – A Match Made in Heaven
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Turquoise is considered by many to be one of the most valuable gems in the world. It’s universally considered to be both rare and valuable. It also one of the very first gemstones ever discovered by humans. As early as 7,500 years ago, turquoise jewelry was worn by the upper classes of different cultures all around the world. From Egypt to Persia, the Indus Valley to Tibet, and Native America to the Aztecs of the south, turquoise was a mainstay of fashion among royalty. From kings to tribal leaders, unknown merchants to great historical figures, turquoise was not only considered...