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 Carnelian and Kambaba Jasper.
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 Kambaba Jasper
Kambaba Jasper is a stone that brings happiness, tranquility, and a close connection to nature. Kambaba Jasper is the stone of mystics and promotes an inner stillness and peace that aligns you with the natural powers of the Earth Element. Kambaba Jasper is a stone of love and contentment, promoting happiness with the self and compassion toward others. It facilitates a connection from the Root Chakra to the Heart Chakra, emanating a supportive, secure energy that allows for greater empathy and emotional intelligence. Kambaba Jasper reduces stress and negativity by reminding us of the things that are truly important, and encouraging gratitude for the blessings and beauty that surround us daily.
Kambaba Jasper is a deep green or grey-green gemstone with black circles or dots. Its other names include: Crocodile Jasper, Crocodile Rock, Green Stromatolite Jasper, and Alligator Jasper.
Metaphysical Properties of Carnelian
Carnelian is a gemstone with a highly resonating energy that invigorates you from inside-out and gives you that motivation & drive you need to go after the big goals in your life. Carnelian is a stone that has been worn and appreciated by the Egyptians, Greeks, and Europeans from ancient times to the Medieval era. It is considered one of the love stones as it attracts passion, lust, and romance. This may be due to Carnelian’s ability to spark inner confidence, which has always been a potent means of attraction. Carnelian also speaks to the heart Chakra and will open the heart for giving and receiving love. It is a gemstone that inspires you to be true to yourself and appreciate your power, so that you can stride forward toward the things you most desire in life!
Carnelian ranges from gold, red, red-orange, and red-brown in hue, and can contain clear or pale striping.