Mini Black Obsidian Turtle Totem Animal Carving with Mosaic Gemstone Inlay
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 Red Goldstone (manmade), Sodalite, Amazonite, & Feldspar.
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.
Goldstone of any color is a manmade stone and does not originate in nature. It is a testament to the creativity and ingenuity of humanity, makes an excellent gift, and has been accepted by the gemstone community for spiritual purposes.
Metaphysical Properties of Sodalite
Sodalite is a tremendous stone for encouraging communication and interaction. It offers greater expression and bonding between you and your loved ones, particularly if your love language is verbally based. Sodalite assists in opening the lines of communication to those from whom you have been estranged, or with friends who have grown apart. It will also provide emotional healing power for relationships that have deteriorated or become stressed over time. The capacity of Sodalite to inspire positive and honest interaction is well known, and it is naturally associated with the Throat Chakra for this reason.
Sodalite is a deep blue stone, often mottled with black or white. It can sometimes have brown or reddish-brown inclusions as well, depending on where it is sourced.
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