THE STORY BEHIND THE JEWELRY
Sterling silver, Turquoise, Red Oyster Shell, Lapis, and Opal.
Pendant measures approximately 3" long (including bail) and 5/8" at widest point.
If you are looking for elegance and beauty, you have found it! The pendant is a gorgeous piece of jewelry that is hand crafted out of genuine sterling silver and Multicolor inlay. The inlay consists of: real Turquoise, Red Oyster Shell, Lapis, and man made Opal. The inlay is delicately set, while creating a stunning cobblestone pattern for a beautiful finish. 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 its appeal and beauty.
Lapis is the perfect stone for wisdom and fortitude. It is also believed to be an excellent stone for decision makers. It helps increase psychic ability.