You will receive one turtle totem measuring approximately 1.8" x 1.2" across (including legs and head), and approximately 0.7" tall. These sizes are approximate and may vary by small amounts as each turtle is hand-made. These turtles feature mosaic inlay, and each is slightly different due to the nature of this process.
This turtle’s shell was made with Blue Goldstone (manmade) and Red Howlite (dyed).
Shape of the Turtle
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, Meanings, & Uses of Black Obsidian
Black Obsidian is a gemstone which clears negativity, voids and blockages from your aura and 3 bodies. You will enjoy the restorative effect obsidian has when it dissolves the negative clouds of energy. It is also a protective stone that will safeguard you from psychic attacks. 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, Meanings, & Uses 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, Meanings, & Uses of Howlite
Howlite is a stone that relieves the energies of stress and helps you to find your inner calm. Howlite is a stone that soothes the mind and helps you to settle differences in your life. This stone absorbs negative energies and your dark thoughts while providing you focus and central power towards your future. Howlite dissolves negative energy and provides you the pathway to truth and divine power that you need in your life. Howlite helps guard against selfish actions and instill compassion. Howlite is a white or ivory stone with grey veins or stripes throughout. Depending on its source, it may also have brown or yellow-ish portions. Howlite is often dyed beautiful unnatural colors in order to give it symbolic significance or make it more eye-catching.Dyed Howlites correspond with different Chakras, and meditating with them allows us to bring those Chakras into balance more easily.