Mother, Gold, and Turquoise Earrings
Handmade 18k Gold Mother earrings inspired by Persian art. 4g x 18k Gold & Niyshabour Turquoise stone.
Turquoise earrings are a popular choice of jewelry that features the vibrant blue-green gemstone known as turquoise. Here’s some information about turquoise earrings:
- Turquoise Gemstone: Turquoise is a semi-precious gemstone that is prized for its unique blue and green color. It is often associated with natural beauty, spirituality, and protection. Turquoise is found in various parts of the world, including the United States, Mexico, Iran, and China.
- Styles: Turquoise earrings can come in a variety of styles to suit different tastes and occasions. Some common styles include stud earrings, dangle earrings, hoop earrings, drop earrings, and chandelier earrings. The gemstone can be set in different metals like gold, silver, or brass, offering a range of design options.
- Turquoise Variations: Turquoise gemstones can vary in color and quality. The color can range from light blue to greenish-blue, and the presence of matrix patterns (dark veins or markings) is also common and adds to the unique character of the stone. The quality of turquoise is assessed based on factors like color, clarity, hardness, and origin.
- Care and Maintenance: Turquoise is a relatively soft gemstone, so it requires careful handling and maintenance. It is porous and can be affected by chemicals, heat, and sunlight. To care for turquoise earrings, it’s best to avoid exposing them to harsh chemicals, perfumes, or cosmetics. It’s also advisable to remove the earrings before swimming or engaging in activities that may cause damage. Cleaning should be done gently using a soft, damp cloth.
- Symbolism and Meaning: Turquoise has been valued for centuries and carries cultural and symbolic significance in many traditions. It is believed to bring protection, good fortune, and balance to the wearer. In Native American cultures, turquoise is considered a sacred stone associated with healing and communication.
Gold and Turquoise Earring Details:
- Metal Material: 18k Persian Gold
- Gold Weight: 4G
- Stone Material: Niyshabour Turquoise stone
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