Turquoise Copper Silver Pendant and Chain
An unusual Copper Turquoise Gemstone set in silver complete with an 18 inch silver chain . This gemstone is an amalgamation of Turquoise with copper flecks which catch the light beautifully.
Turquoise is a hydrated phosphate of copper and aluminium and is formed when copper rich solutions percolate into pre-existing rocks. The water content evaporates, the copper combines with aluminim and phosphorous to form Turquoise. Sometimes a patchwark is created with the copper and Turquoise mix.
Found mainly in arid areas such as Mexico, Southern U.S.A. and Iran, as the dry, hot climate assists in its formation. Called “The Breath of Life” by the indigenous American cultures, reminding humans of their Spitituality. Said to attract good luck and friendships, instill calm and alleviate depressions.
It is the birthstone for Sagittarius and Aquarius.
Pendant weight: 13.7grams Stone size: 3.3cm x 2.2cm Uk hallmark
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