Apache Gold Sterling Silver Earrings Copper Ore Pyrite
$198.00 USD $138.00 USD
Gorgeous natural Apache Gold stone in 27x14mm teardrop shapes and set in our southwestern sterling silver earrings, a NewWorldGems exclusive! Hand crafted. 2.75" overall length including hand hammered kite shaped ear wires.
Apache Gold is the trade name given to this lovely black and shiny metallic gold rock found in the United Verde Mine in Jerome, Arizona.
The black host rock is a Clorite Shist, the shiny gold is Chalcopyrite. Chalcopyrite (also sometimes known as Fool's Gold) is a high grade copper ore.