Rare Genuine Sleeping Beauty Arizona Blue Nugget Turquoise Gemstone Necklace
This stunning statement necklace is made with large 8mm X 5.5mm all natural AAA grade blue Sleeping Beauty turquoise nugget beads from the Sleeping Beauty Mine in Globe Arizona. It is crafted using turquoise nuggets that are uniform in size and color and finished with a large high quality alligator clasp. Included is a 2 extender, and can be ordered without by leaving me a message at checkout. The turquoise beads are brilliant shades of blue, complimented by hints of brown matrix making for a rich and stunning necklace. A little history about Sleeping Beauty Turquoise for you. The Sleeping Beauty turquoise mine located in Globe Arizona was named after the mountain range where it is located, which from a distance is said to resemble that of a sleeping woman with her arms crossed. Sleeping Beauty turquoise has long been sought after for its pure blue color with little to no matrix. It is extremely hard for turquoise making it suitable for all types of jewelry. It is one of the most recognizable types of turquoise in the world and has practically become synonymous with the word turquoise. Turquoise is known to be the purification stone of peace and serenity, a gentle guiding light that inspires self-care and self-confidence. Note: Sleeping Beauty turquoise is no longer being mined as the mine is currently being used to only producing copper. Unisex styling, suitable for a man or woman and would make a perfect gift!
Turquoise Nugget Beads- 8mm long X 5.5mm wide. Length - custom choice of adjustable chain length. Packaging - comes in gift box with optional personalized note. This necklace is completely handmade and constructed in my studio. Rare Genuine Sleeping Beauty Arizona Blue Nugget Turquoise Beaded Gemstone & Sterling Silver Modern Southwestern Gemstone Healing Necklace.