Coral Branch and Turquoise Necklace
Forever summer red coral branch at the center of long and round turquoise beads. Lobster claw clasp.
Necklace approx 22" with 5" extension ; Coral approx 1¼" x 1"
Symbolizes life and blood force energy
Coral was once thought to be a plant, but it has been determined to be composed of accumulated skeletal elements from living organisms called polyps. Coral helps with meditation and visualization. Dark red coral can be used for heating and stimulating the bloodstream. Coral can be found in the Mediterranean Sea, off the coast of Australia, and the South Pacific, as well as the waters of Japan and Africa.
Expansion of spirit and communication bringing wholeness
The distinct blue color in Turquoise comes from copper, while the green color derives from iron. This stone is potentially the longest used stone in history, dating back to 5000 B.C. It has been used for everything from jewelry to weapons the name from the French ‘pierre turquoise’ which means Turkish stone.
Throughout history, turquoise has been discovered in Iraq, Egypt, Israel and Tibet. Native Americans began working with it approximately 1,000 years ago. Today, the best Turquoise comes from Iran, Afghanistan, Tibet, Australia and Southwest U.S.A.