Natural Tibetan Turquoise and Green Amethyst Sterling Silver Pendant
Includes 925 Sterling Silver chain
Metal: Solid 925 Sterling Silver
Weight: approx. 5.60 Grams
Stone Color: Green
Stone Shapes: Multi shape
Pendant Size: approx. 50 x 14 mm
Turquoise is a copper aluminum phosphate mineral with a hardness of 5 to 6. Its crystal structure is triclinic, and it is usually composed of submicroscopic crystals, making the stones opaque.
Meaning: Its name ‘peirre turquoise’ means ‘Turkish Stone’ in French because the deposits of turquoise were first found in Turkey and its trade route to Europe was also through Turkey.
Color: Its striking blue color is caused by copper, and the greenish shades of Turquoise are because of Iron. It is commonly veined or mottled with brown or black oxides or a sandstone base.
Source: Best quality Turquoise stones come from Iran, Afganistan, Australia, Tibet and the southwestern United States.
Birthstone: It is a modern birthstone for December and for Sagittarius Sign. It is also a traditional present to the beloved as a token of love.
Metaphysical Properties: It promotes leadership, assists in relocation or traveling and helps avoid unwise investments as is a stone of clear communication.
Facts: It is the national gemstone of Iran. The death Mask and tomb of Tutankhamen were decorated with turquoise jewelry.
Handmade in India
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