A striking pair of earrings, comprised of two columns of beads in a gradient of turquoise, freshwater pearl and faceted lapis, laboriously fastened by handmade silver pins to two lengths of chain, suspended on a pair of hand-formed, hammered silver earwires. Somewhat heavy but wearable all day for those who can tolerate medium-weight earrings. Measures 2.75" from top of wire to bottom of lapis briolette.
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.