Gem Grade Paiute Turquoise Ring
Paiute Turquoise Ring in Sterling Silver with 22k Gold Bezel by artist Scott Diffrient is made with a gem grade quality stone. The ring is size 12.5 but can be resized for an additional charge.
The Paiute Turquoise mine is located in central Nevada. It has a wide graduation of blue spiderweb turquoise from light to dark, with web or matrix in colors of black, orange, brown, and red. Paiute Spiderweb Turquoise is very attractive and highly collected worldwide
Santa Fe Artist: Scott Diffrient
Scott Diffrient is a contemporary artist who is willing to invest the time and precision necessary to produce fine works of art. His jewelry is influenced by his love of ancient cultures. His designs are reminiscent of ancient architecture.
From his light filled studio in Galisteo, Diffrient works with rough stones of high quality, predominately North American natural turquoise, as well as stones from around the world, such as sugilite, coral, jade, lapis, lazuli, and more. The Southwest has provided a constant source of inspiration for Diffrient’s “modern artifacts”. His rings, bracelets, earrings, belt buckles, cuff links and necklaces reside in collections of bead and jewelry enthusiasts across the country and are prized as treasured personal adornments, as well as highly valued collectibles.
His artistry, influenced by his love of ancient cultures, imparts an ancient charismatic power to each piece