THE STORY BEHIND THE JEWELRY
Sterling silver and Turquoise.
Pendant measures approximately 2-1/8" long (including bail) and 5/8" at widest point.
This gorgeous pendant is absolutely distinctive in each and every way! This pendant is a lovely piece of jewelry that is crafted out of genuine sterling silver and real Turquoise stones. The pendant has TWO stones that are delicately placed in silver bezel, while twisted silver and cut work accent all around for a stunning finish. 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.