What You Should Know About the Company Mining in Yogo Again
National Jeweler Magazine –
Brecken Branstrator –
January 3, 2023 –
Yogo Montana Sapphires have history. Long history. From the mid to late 1800’s, Yogo Gulch sapphires were being found, cut and polished. Tiffany & Co. purchased many of them in the late 1800’s early 1900’s. In fact, antique and estate dealers are always looking for sapphire-set Tiffany jewels, knowing that the sapphires will most likely be from the old Yogo Gulch mines.
Over the years, it’s been a tough go at mining this area, known for its hard rock mining as opposed to the nearby alluvial deposits.
And now it seems that yet another venture has begun.
Here is Brecken Branstrator’s feature on a new mining of an old deposit.