Product Code : 1449 Stone Name : Natural Arizona Turquoise Size : L-16 x B-10 x H-2 mm Weight : 5 Carats Shape : Pear
Sleeping Beauty Turquoise is only mined at the Sleeping Beauty Mine in Globe, Arizona. It has long been extremely valuable a the finest turquoise in the world. Because of this the price is high and the mine is nearly depleted, making it rare. The turquoise on these pages is the rare turquoise mined from this mine. Famous for its unique color and quality and considered the best in the industry, the prices are high, but we are offering the hand made, finished Native jewelry at the lowest possible prices.
"Sleeping Beauty" Turquoise Chips (Sleeping Beauty Mine, Arizona) - Considered by many to be the most beautiful Turquoise ever mined, these Natural pieces of Turquoise come directly out of Sleeping Beauty Mountain in Globe, Arizona. These solid Turquoise stones have little to no matrix and are the famous Sleeping Beauty Sky Blue color. These Turquoise pieces are completely natural, and have not been stabilized or enhanced in any way.
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Metaphysically, Turquoise is considered to be a bridge between Heaven/Sky and Earth, grounding us while still remaining open to Spirit. Many Native American cultures believe Turquoise helps to connect the mind to the infinite possibilities of the Universe, and Turquoise is considered sacred in many Chinese cultures as well.
Turquoise is great for working with the Throat Chakra, to foster honest and clear communication from the heart, and with Water and Air Elements. Enhancing intuition, Turquoise also eases communication between the physical and spiritual realms.
Use Turquoise to release old vows, express freely, and ease nerves when speaking in public. Turquoise is a strengthening and purifying stone, protecting against environmental pollutants, and is especially good for Sagittarius.