This Tridacna Turquoise gold bracelet is handmade with Tridacna smooth and Turquoise faceted gemstones. Tridacna gemstones have a beautiful pure white colour that matches beautifully with Turquoise. Between the gemstones are placed gold vermeil tube beads giving the bracelet a touch of elegance. The bracelet is finished with a Gold Filled clasp and has an extension chain for adjustment.
Metal Type/Size: Gold Vermeil over Sterling Silver Tube Beads, Gold Filled Chain 4.5x3mm, All Other Metals are Gold Filled
Packaged: Gift Box Complete with Satin Ribbon
Tridacna beads are carved from giant clam shells. They have a pearl luster and glossy pure white colour. Tridacna is one of the most important spiritual stones for Buddhist, it is said to protect you from evil spirits. Tridacna can stabilise mood, eliminate worry, balance mental and physical states, soothe frightened nerves and help insomnia.
Turquoise is the birthstone for December. It is believed to bring happiness and good luck to the wearer and it signifies success. Turquoise is a purification stone, it balances and aligns all the chakras, stabilises mood swings and creates inner calm. It is excellent for depression and exhaustion. Turquoise promotes self-realisation and assists creative problem solving. It is a symbol of friendship and stimulates romantic love.
What is Vermeil? Vermeil is produced by coating sterling silver with carat gold. Gold is usually 18k or pure 24k gold. To be considered vermeil, the gold must be at least 10k and have a minimum gold thickness of 2.5 microns on all surfaces. A Vermeil piece of jewellery is made entirely of precious metals which gives the piece a central value. Vermeil jewellery should maintain the look of yellow gold for many years.
Semi-precious stones and crystals have been an integral part of the human history, representing wealth and power as well as being ascribed qualities both genuine and superstitious.