Sterling silver, real Turquoise, and Amethyst.
Bead bracelet measures approximately 8-1/8" long, which means that the bracelet will fit a wrist that is 7-1/8" to 8" comfortably.
Excellent craftsmanship is shown throughout this amazing bracelet! This piece of Southwest style jewelry is hand strung bead by bead by American artist Mandi Van Detti, out of genuine sterling silver, along with real Turquoise, and Amethyst beads. Mandi is known to create hand made unique pieces of Southwest inspired jewelry.
The bracelet is made up of TWO strands that consist of: 2-mm and 3-mm silver round beads, 6-mm Turquoise round beads, 6-mm Amethyst round beads, and a 20-mm Amethyst divider bead. The bracelet is completed with a silver lobster clasp for a charming finish. The clasp is stamped .925 (sterling).
Turquoise is the birthstone of December. It is believed that turquoise tends to bring good fortune, strength and helps overcome illness. Turquoise got its name from the Levantine traders called Turks who brought the stone to Europe from Persia via Turkey centuries ago. Native Americans have prized turquoise since the time of the Aztecs, who mined it in New Mexico. The natural variations that occur in turquoise are part of its appeal and beauty.
Amethyst is the birthstone of February, it is a very spiritual crystal, it increases psychic ability and opens you to higher knowledge. It is also known to be calming, sobering, and helps to eliminate bad habits and acquire good ones.