Turquoise & Copper Cuff Bracelet
Beautiful turquoise centerpiece wire wrapped in 100% copper. This adjustable bracelet measures 6.5″ long. It is made to be worn open in the back to fit wrist from 6″-9″ wrist. Ends can be overlapped for a smaller wrist or left with a larger opening for a larger wrist.
Turquoise wrapped in silver connector.
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. Used for wholeness, Truth, circulation, communication.
Copper is used in many body processes. Most people are deficient, but taking copper orally can result in toxicity. Wearing it close to the skin in jewelry allows slow absorption and aiding in those processes.