This ring showcases a Turquoise teardrop cabochon, with accents of faceted Blue Topaz and Pearl woven into the sterling silver cage design. SIZE 9
Gift box included.
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
Topaz is a relatively rare mineral found in rhyolite and granite cavities as well as high-temperature quartz veins and pegmatites. It is a popular prismatic gemstone with a vitreous luster, pale blue being the most sought after color. Topaz also occurs in white/clear, pink, light green (sometimes mistaken for peridot), yellow, red and brown.
Chemical composition: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2; Hardness: 8
Pearls are the product of fresh-water or sea-water shelled mollusks and can range in color from shades of white to bluish-grey. They are chemically composed of calcium carbonate and have an attractive glossy luster in their natural state. Pearls have been used as gemstones for over 600 years.
Silver was known as Argentum in ancient Rome, thus its abbreviation as Ag. It is a member of the copper group.
Chemical composition: Ag; Hardness: 2.5-3
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.
Blue Topaz is a stimulant for the throat and 3rd eye chakras, assisting in formulating clear communication in resonance with one's higher self.
Pearls represent faith, purity, and innocence. They bring sincerity and truth to any situation and support harmonious behavior.
Silver increases poise, patience and intuition. It is a highly conductive metal that enhances lunar energy and the sacred feminine. Silver amplifies the qualities of gemstones it is paired with.
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