Sleeping Beauty Turquoise
Amazing robins egg blue sleeping beauty turquoise encased in a pearlized silver toned heart. Sleeping beauty has become very rare since the mine has been closed. Most stones can only be found in someone’s private collection. This stone is beautifully set in a pearlized resin. Perfect gift for your sweetheart.
Measures 2″ x 1″
Depending on the setting, turquoise fits almost any occasion. It comes in a wide range of colors, from white to blue to green to yellow. Stones with a higher copper content have more of a blue hue. Higher iron content cause a more greenish hue. Appearing in ancient Egypt as early as 6000BC in amulets and adornment for King Tut and Cleopatra, turquoise has been used for centuries for personal protection, calm and a good luck charm. Native Americans considered it a sacred stone