Sterling silver, Turquoise, Red Oyster Shell, and Mother of Pearl.
Pendant measures approximately 2" long (including bail) and 5/8" at widest point.
What an outstanding pendant! The pendant is a marvelous piece of jewelry that is hand crafted out of genuine sterling silver and real multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: Turquoise, Red Oyster Shell, and Mother of Pearl. The inlay is carefully set, while forming a lovely design. The pendant is stamped sterling and hallmarked.
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 their appeal and beauty.
Pearls are known to stabilize and balance emotions. They are believed to help your body in using calcium better. Pearls are full of purity and integrity.