Genuine Turquoise from Mexico #2
Genuine polished Turquoise crystals from Mexico.
Turquoise is a highly sought after crystal which is becoming increasingly difficult to find, is known as the crystal of truth & wisdom and is very protective for it's owner. Native Americans believed it to connect them with the great spirit of the sky, helping their minds to become one with the Universe and its infinite possibilities. See full details below;
Key words: Wholesome, communication, spiritual expansion & protection
Zodiac Signs: Scorpio, Sagittarius, Pisces
Birthstone: June, July, December
Wedding Anniversary: 5th, 6th, 11th year
Turquoise Crystal Healing Properties:
Turquoise is not only a stone for finding wholeness and truth; it is also an aid in the communication and manifestation of those qualities. Turquoise represents the wisdom that comes from all of life’s experiences. It reminds us that wholeness can only come when we are willing to embrace the totality of who we are and what we have learned. Turquoise is a stone of self forgiveness, self acceptance and the release of useless regrets.
Turquoise History and Uses:
Turquoise is a 16th century French name “pierre turquoise” meaning Turkish stone, because it was bought in the Turkish bazaars on the trade route from Iran, where it was mined, to Europe. It comes in a range of blue to green hues, the blue color indicates a higher copper content, green color is associated with zinc or iron impurities and very light blue to almost white stones have higher aluminium concentrations. Turquoise has been revered by many different cultures throughout history including, the Egyptians, Persians, Aztecs, Native North and South Americans, Tibetans and Chinese as long ago as 5,000 BC. It has been regarded as a power stone bringing protection from accidents and good fortune.
Turquoise Geological Description:
Turquoise is a copper aluminium phosphate mineral with a hardness of 5 to 6. Turquoise can be found in Iran, Afghanistan, Australia, Tibet and the South-western United States & Mexico.
Turquoise is a hydrated copper aluminium phosphate mineral. Turquoise is fragile, and everyday oils and solvents, dehydration and sunlight can damage the finish and colour of Turquoise. Please take care of your chosen Turquoise crystal.
These are also 'Sold as Seen' with 6 Turquoise crystals up for sale, meaning the one you see photographed in this listing, will be the one you recieve should you decide to add to cart. Each crystal in a separate listing on this site. This is listing #2.