This Turquoise necklace is made from many beautiful green and aqua polished Turquoise discs measuring 5mm at the smallest points and 15mm = 1.5cm at the largest point. 17" long. Total weight 56g. Clasp is sterling silver.
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 clarity of communication both written and oral.
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