Turquoise is an opaque, usually blue/green, mineral that is a hydrated phosphate of copper and aluminum. Throughout history it has been prized for its unique and highly saturated color.
The Turquoise set in this pendant is a dreamy blue-green color with earthy dark brown inclusions near the bottom. The Sterling Silver that the turquoise is set in adds a refined element to this pendant, making it perfect for dressing up a casual outfit!
Turquoise has been referred to as the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It has a deep history throughout mankind and is considered a stone of protection, purification, and healing. When placed on the Third Eye it's believed to enhance intuition during meditation, for the Throat Chakra it releases old vows and inhibitions. Generally, Turquoise is thought to bring together male and female energies.
You are purchasing the exact piece in the photographs. It measures 3 cm tall and 2.5 cm wide.