Green and Aqua Turquoise large Nugget beaded necklace, with a large sterling silver clasp. 18.5" long. Graduated nuggets vary roughly from 16mm at smallest point - 27mm at largest point. 149g.
Turquoise was one of the earliest gems to be used by humans for ornamentation. Color can range from bright blue to grayish green, with a waxy luster. Mined throughout the world, turquoise is often chalky and therefore stabilized in a hardening process.
Chemical composition: Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 4H2O; Hardness: 5-6
Known as the “Vision Quest Stone,” Turquoise aids one in attuning with higher planes, giving strength and protection during vision quests and astral travel. Also useful for balancing male/female energies within oneself and enhancing the clarity of communication both written and oral.
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