Sleeping Beauty Turquoise #6 Thumbnail Specimen (Arizona, USA)
Mineral Name: Turquoise
Locality: Sleeping Beauty Mine, Arizona, USA. This is one of the oldest and best known of the American Southwest turquoise mines--it is the chosen mine of the Zuni people, and has been officially mined out since 2012.
Dimensions: 0.58" x 0.35" (15mm x 9mm)
Characteristics of this specimen: Soft blue color, polished surface and freeform shape, with natural inclusions. Natural turquoise without enhancements.
Care Notes: Turquoise is sensitive to water (may change color), chemicals, and temperature. Care for it as you would an organic gem.
Healing Keywords: Turquoise is associated with wholeness, empathy, and spiritual growth.
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