Jasper and Turquoise Necklace with Silver Butterfly Stations
Red Jasper beads in long and heart shapes along with agate and turquoise stone beads are interspersed with silver plated butterfly spheres. Woven texture toggle clasp. One-of-a-kind. Necklace approx 28" ; Center bead approx 1" Made with Love in NYC.
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.