Blue Crush: Elegant Turquoise Jewelry

One of the oldest stones in mankind’s history, turquoise has been a talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. These eight unique pieces make a case for its pure and utter magic.

Dan Forbes
OF 7

Using exceptionally pure blue turquoise, even antique pieces like these feel fresh.

Verdura necklace, $34,000; verdura.com. Fred Leighton ring, price upon request; fredleighton.com. Van Cleef & Arpels brooch, $70,000; vancleefarpels.com.