Colorado Turquoise Mines

Cripple Creek Mine

The Cripple Creek Mine is found in Teller County, Colorado and is the locale of various little gold mines. Injure Creek turquoise is principally found as a by-result of gold mining. There are some Turquoise guarantees for example the Elkhorn Claim, Florence Turquoise Mine, O'Haver Claim, Roanoke Shaft, Hidden Treasure Turquoise Mine. There is a single bunch still mining the Cripple Creek Mine. This domain yields some greenish turquoise, and some light to dull blue turquoise with tan grid. It is regular to see turquoise adornments with Cripple Creek Turquoise. On a uncommon event Cripple Creek Turquoise has been found with gold combinations.

The Cripple Creek Mine is located in Teller County, Colorado and is the site of a number of small gold mines. Cripple Creek turquoise is primarily found as a by-product of gold mining. There are several Turquoise claims such as the Elk horn Claim, Florence Turquoise Mine, O'Haver Claim, Roanoke Shaft, Hidden Treasure Turquoise Mine. There is only one group still mining the Cripple Creek Mine. This area yields some greenish turquoise, and some light to dark blue turquoise with brown matrix. It is common to see turquoise jewelry with Cripple Creek Turquoise. On a rare occasion Cripple Creek Turquoise has been found with gold inclusions.

 

 

 

 

 

Manassa Mine

Manassa turquoise is drawn east of Manassa in south central Colorado. It is known for its blue-green to green with a golden or brown, not webbed matrix. The Manassa mine is still in production, and ownership of the King family, hence the alternate name sometimes used for this turquoise. This stone is a favorite of many, beautiful green color is very striking, excellent when used in gold. This site, originally determined by ancestral Pueblo peoples, was rediscovered in 1890 by King IP gold prospector, and his descendants the work of this claim. King Manassa turquoise is best known for its bright green and gold arrays, but blue and blue-green turquoise was found amid these deposits as well.

Native Americans have been handcrafting jewelry since they first drew inspiration from their natural surroundings and transformed shell and stone into wearable jewelry. Some of the oldest discovered pieces date from over 10,000 years ago. The skilled artisans at Alltribes continue the age-old tradition and create captivating works of art that will surpass your expectations!

Alltribes is one of the rare workshops that you can actually come in and visit, and see Native Americans creating extraordinary pieces of jewelry. We are conveniently located near Scottsdale, Mesa and Phoenix, AZ in the historic town of Gilbert. Alltribes Native American Art and Jewelry blends ancient history, natural beauty, and unparalleled expertise flawlessly.

Our Jewelry

The design and quality of our Silver and Turquoise jewelry are unmatched and stand far above the rest. Turquoise conveys a special meaning as it has for centuries and in populations across the globe. Turquoise signifies healing, spirit and good fortune. The masterful techniques, our artisans incorporate this semi-precious stone into beautiful and intricate designs, draws customers from around the world.

You can own a piece of Native American artistry without spending a fortune. Alltribes provides deep discounts because we don't purchase our jewelry elsewhere. Our in-house artists and silversmiths create custom pieces without the extra expenses of middlemen, shipping and tariffs.

Our Local History

Gilbert, AZ provides the ideal location for crafting our Native American jewelry. The Navajo and Hopi Indian tribes have inhabited nearby lands for many thousands of years. Their eternal respect for natural beauty and their innate talent shines through in every handcrafted piece of jewelry.

Our dazzling, Sleeping Beauty Turquoise comes from a nearby mine in Globe, AZ. This unique and exceedingly rare turquoise is renowned for its hardness, durability, and gorgeous color. Our artisans preserve the natural beauty of this precious stone, so you can admire its elegance for years to come. A hand buffed polish protects the stones and heightens its natural beauty.

Our Tradition

In addition to Native American jewelry, Alltribes upholds the ancient traditions of Native Americans by offering more than remarkable jewelry. You can also own Hopi Kachina dolls, pueblo pottery, hand-dyed leather belts, dreamcatchers, tomahawks and other Southwestern and Native American artifacts, to beautify your home and your life. It is our pleasure, to help spread knowledge about the Native American culture to the general public.

As part of our continuing effort to inform and inspire, we offer a vast array of in-depth knowledge for those who want to learn more about Native Americans and the Southwest. Our online knowledge center is free for all and includes some of the most interesting and complete information available online.

Alltribes has been serving our valued customers for over 50 years, so you can rest assured that when you have a question or concern, we'll be right here, ready to help. When you purchase something online today, you never know if the company will still be there, next week or next month.

Alltribes' reputation and longstanding experience ensure you get more than just jewelry – you get a wealth of seasoned knowledge and exceptional service…..that you can count on! We consider our customers to be part of our extended family and we're proud to say that our family now spans continents. We'd love to have you join us!

In addition to our local Native American products, we offer distinguished wares, sourced from Native American tribes across the U.S. Navajo, Hopi, Zuni and other Native American artists provide one-of-a-kind items that we proudly offer to you, at direct to you prices!

Alltribes is much more than just a manufacturer, store and knowledge center. We keep a jewelry workshop on site. If you want a custom design, our silversmiths will work with you to turn your dream into reality. Have an idea for something new? Talk with our artisans and discuss how to bring it to fruition. And should your beloved jewelry ever need to be repaired, we help with that, too.

Whether you're a Native American enthusiast, a collector, a designer or simply someone who loves beauty, Alltribes showcases a diverse collection of superior artifacts, sure to satisfy even the most selective customer.