The use of turquoise as a jewelry item dates from 3000 BCE, making it quite the timeless accent. Turquoise is said to bring good fortune, confidence, material well-being and friendship to its wearer. Called a 'gemstone of the people', this stone has a long and distinctive history. Native Americans believe that the sky-blue gemstone opens up a direct connection between the sky and the sea. A modern birthstone of December.
Measurements:3/4" long, 1/2" across