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English: Turquoise pebble, made by tumbling the rough rock in a rotating drum with abrasive. The process takes many hours. Picture made without a camera by laying the carving on a flat bed scanner
Deutsch: Türkis (Mineral)
Español: Turquesa
日本語: トルコ石
Português: Turquesa
Română: Turcoaz (mineral)
Date May 2003
Source w:Image:Turquoise.pebble.700pix.jpg
Author Adrian Pingstone


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