Kingman Turquoise Clip Earrings
Kingman Turquoise Clip Earrings handmade by the artist collective Bilagaanas. Size 1-1/2 inch long and 1 inch wide. The earrings are clips-ons.
Kingman Turquoise originates in the Mineral Park Mining District near Kingman, Arizona. One of the largest domestic turquoise mines, it is found in a large open pit copper mine in the high desert country. The Kingman Mine district was first mined by Native Americans; it was part of the most extensive prehistoric workings in Arizona.
Native American Artist Collective: Bilagaanas
The collective of artists at Bilagaanas operate around the vision of creating preeminent quality Native American jewelry. Reflecting the traditions and colors of the Southwest, the nationally recognized artists at Bilagaanas produce both classic designs and one-of-a-kind pieces. Dedicated to design consistency and uniqueness, each and every craftsperson at Bilagaanas contributes to all jewelry pieces created, adding their unique touches of inspiration and expertise. To otta Dwn a handmade piece of Bilagaanas jewelry is to own a true piece of Southwestern heritage.