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Moonstone Orbit Sleeping Beauty Stud Earrings

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In the Moonstone Orbit Oxidized Studs, concentric circles of engraved blackened silver and luminous moonstones surround sleeping beauty turquoise cabochons for a cool mix of textures and lusters.

Nina Nguyen Design's patent-pending earrings have an element on the back of the stud or charm to allow these pieces to transformed into multi-use, stackable and convertible styling. It can be turned into a pendant and worn on a necklace, or used as a charm on our wrap gemstone bracelets.

Stone carat: 4
Diamond carat: N/A
Size: N/A
Stone size: 7mm

Genuine Sleeping Beauty

Turquoise is an opaque blue-to-green mineral that is a hydrated phosphate of copper and aluminum. It is rare and valuable in finer grades and is thereby referred to as "sleeping beauty" turquoise. Turquoise has been used as an ornamental stone for thousands of years. The word turquoise dates to the 17th century and is derived from the french word turquois, meaning "Turkish". This name was given because the mineral was first brought to Europe through Turkey from the mines of Persia

Origin

Iran, the United States (Arizona, California, Colorado, New Mexico, and Nevada), China, Afghanistan, Australia, India, Chile

Metaphysical Properties

Turquoise balances mood and instills inner calmness. It is excellent for depression and exhaustion and in preventing panic. Turquoise is said to assist in creative problem solving and protects the wearer from accidents. It allows one to see the beauty in everything and is good for creative expression, courage, communication, wisdom, compassion, romance and love. It is considered by many to be a powerful healing stone and promotes the health of the muscles, lungs, circulation and the absorption of nutrients

Our jewelry is designed in Denver, CO and ethically made by our skilled jewelers in our studio in Vietnam.