Collect this nugget of genuine Darling Darlene Natural Turquoise and enjoy the natural beauty of this classic American gemstone. Favored by Native Americans for at least a thousand years, turquoise like this Darling Darlene Natural Turquoise Nugget graces many fine pieces of contemporary Navajo jewelry. The Darling Darlene turquoise mine is located in Nevada where it was discovered in 1970 and named for its owner’s daughter who had passed away as a young woman. Mined in the U.S.A. and presented in a handcrafted leather pouch. Naturally occurring variations in Lone Mountain Nevada natural turquoise assure each nugget is one-of-a-kind.