Shape of the Turtle
You will receive one gemstone turtle, measuring approximately 2.0" x 1.3" across (including legs and head), and approximately 1.0" tall.
This gemstone turtle was carved of Black Obsidian, and features a mosaic inlay shell made of Coral, Jasper and Blue Goldstone (manmade).
Turtles have long been a symbol of strong protection and perseverance, patience, and wisdom. It is a creature whose slow pace reminds us to take time and care with each task, ensuring that we accomplish the highest successes possible. The strength of its shell is both a shield against hardships and a safe, nurturing home. By honoring and connecting with the Turtle, we take on the wisdom of long years and slow deliberation, as well as the endurance to pursue those things we know to be meaningful.
Metaphysical Properties of Black Obsidian
Obsidian is a volcanic glass gemstone which clears negativity as well as voids and blockages from your aura and 3 bodies. it dissolves the negative clouds of energy and allows you to return to your most naturally positive self. It is also a protective stone that will safeguard you from psychic attacks and the negative attention of others. Obsidian surrounds you with its natural shield and keeps your mind clear of ailing energy.
Obsidian is a natural volcanic glass, and depending on the minerals found in it, it may exhibit splotches of other colors, or be a completely different shade. Black Obsidian is the most common, to the point that the word “obsidian” is synonymous with the color black.
Metaphysical Properties of Blue Goldstone
Blue Goldstone attracts the heart's desires and repels the negativity of others. This is because Blue Goldstone is a stone of independence and letting your inner light shine. This stone helps you discover the deepest corners of your heart and will let you use your innate talents to draw in new opportunities. Blue Goldstone is a lively and active stone that brings you encouragement of your natural talents & will help you become more expressive. This gemstone is popular with entertainers as it strengthens your natural creativity and helps your inner beauty shine.
Blue Goldstone is a purple-blue stone that has a glittery appearance. It is a man-made stone, and does not occur naturally, but has been accepted by the gemstone community for spiritual purposes.
Metaphysical Properties of Coral
Coral is a powerful fossilized organism that has deep roots in the ancient world. Egyptians placed Coral in the tombs of loved ones to protect them against the evil spirits they would encounter in their journey to the afterlife. In Greek mythology the blood of Medusa, the tragic Gorgon, turned into coral when they hit the waters of the sea. Coral is a highly active stone that fills you with appreciation and joy for all of life around you. Coral helps to restore your zest for life, especially if you have recently been through hardships. Coral is also thought to be a magnet for feelings of love, affection, attachment, and attraction.
Coral is a beautiful fossil that comes in an array of colors from black, blue, orange, peach, pink, red, and white. It often features the unique pattern of the coral type that it was in life. Since it is a fossilized organic material, it may feature pits, caverns, or other irregularities, as fossils have endured many thousands (sometimes millions) of years to reach us in the present day.
Metaphysical Properties of Jasper
Jasper is a versatile gemstone that can facilitate positive change and help you discover new paths towards self-awareness. It is a pass-through stone that cycles away negative energy and draws positive energy in to replace it. The beauty of Jasper comes from its many hues and shades of the rainbow. Jasper can be dramatic with splashes of many colors, contrasting colors, and patterns. It also exhibits many soothing, muted shades. Jasper offers harmony and balance, with each type of Jasper playing to specific strengths. Jasper is a stone that can bring happiness, self-confidence, and awareness of blessings.
Jasper stones are opaque, but may feature brecciation or inclusions of other gemstones, most notably: Hematite, Martite, Quartz, Agate, or Chalcedony.