Freshwater pearl, lapis and turquoise beads are strung and hand-knotted on black silk cord alongside hand-cut brass beads. The metal elements of this necklace are tumbled for a high-shine finish. A half-round brass bead forms the centerpiece, accented on both sides by two faceted lapis briolettes. At the back, the necklace is completed with goldfill hardware and a 4" length of gold-plated brass chain. Necklace slips over head – total length measures 34".
In terms of metaphysical properties, turquoise stones are said to activate the throat chakra, stimulate self-realization and intuition and are known as stones of luck, love, and protection. Lapis lazuli stones are said to assist in activating the Third Eye, stimulate creativity and are known as stones of power and healing. Pearls are said to activate the crown chakra, stimulate feelings of stability and are known as stones of balance, purification and prosperity.