This stunning necklace was designed using genuine turquiose and sterling silver. The focal point is a solid sterling silver prong set turquoise cabochan, which has been custom designed and hand forged in our shop and features a chain is sterling silver. The Necklace measures 19 inches not including the pedant . The cabochon measures approximately 30x45mm and hangs 2 inches from the bottom of the chain the whole thing hangs like a 21 inch necklace. The clasp is a sterling silver S hook hand hammered. The most legendary of all the stones, Turquoise is the "rock star" in the world of healing minerals. From its history in ancient Egypt around 6000 BC as seen with the likes of King Tut and Cleopatra it has long been a popular gemstone. Likely one of the very first gemstones ever to be mined, Turquoise was considered a sacred stone by Native Americans, who claimed it assisted in the connection between heaven and earth. Turquoise is considered the master healer because it possesses the highest vibration of love, a super stone for healing. ►Handcrafted in our shop in the South End, Boston Massachusetts. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Ordering is easy. Just click the add to cart button on the right and purchase with a credit card or PayPal and I’ll have your new jewelry nicely packaged and on the way to you in no time! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ►Click below to see more from Hidden Jewel: https://www.etsy.com/shop/HiddenJewelSE Please contact me if you have any questions or special order request. Thanks! ►And Follow us on social media to keep up on my new arrivals and special offers! http://www.facebook.com/hiddenjewelse http://www.twitter.com/hiddenjewelse http://www.instagram.com/hiddenjewelse Contact us if you would like different sizes or colors. We love to make people custom orders. you can also locate us on the web at www.hiddenjewelse.com ► Hidden Jewel has competitive pricing on all our products! As a direct buyer of metal stones and crystal from around the world, we have access to many varieties of stones and metals in both small and bulk quantity, keeping our prices on point!All Jewelry is carefully packaged for a speedy and safe arrival and is packaged in a gift box tied with a ribbon. all our items are packaged nicely but if you would like to send as a gift, convo me and we can even package with a card at no additional charge! *Photos are copyrighted and property of Hidden Jewel and any unauthorized use is prohibited. We are proud of our ideas and originality. Happy shopping!