Kingman Turquoise with Moonstone and Black Tourmaline
A large Polished Turquoise with four smaller stones from the Kingman mine. Moonstone and Black Tourmaline are arranged into this artistic piece. Designed by Dee in fine German Sterling Silver. Hinges provide movement. 2 1/4″ X 3 1/2″, 43.5 grams.
The Kingman Turquoise Mine is one of the oldest and highest producing Turquoise Mines in America. It was originally discovered by prehistoric Indians well over 1000 years ago. Kingman Turquoise is known for its beautiful sky blue color and produces many variations of blue Turquoise. The Kingman Turquoise Mine is located in the Acerbate Mountains 14 miles northwest of Kingman, Arizona. It has been commercially mined since the late 1880’s to the early 1900’s
Turquoise is sacred to both Native American and oriental traditions. It is associated with the sky, and bringing sky energy to earth. It can help promote honest and clear communication from the heart. It is also said to protect against pollution in the environment, and to bring abundance. Turquoise can also help speed the healing process, and is known as a master healer stone. It is very powerful for grounding and protection also.