The mineral turquoise is a hydrated copper-aluminum-phosphate. The mineral turquoise is named after Turkey, the country through which it passed when the mineral first reached Europe; otherwise it is not known to be in Turkey. Funny how that works.
This stone has a ton of history and is part of many cultures as a symbol of wisdom, nobility and immortality. Most notably used by the native American for jewelry and embellishment. It was seen as a symbol of wisdom, nobility and immortality.
According the metaphysics, Turquoise is a Throat Chakra stone. It is also associated with the Heart Chakra in regards to opening up to give and receive love.
Ethical sourcing is our number one priority. All of our taxidermy, skulls, bones, sea life and other natural science specimens have met our rigorous standards. See our "about us" section for more information or contact us with specific question.
All crystals and minerals vary slightly in size and shape. You will receive a high quality specimen of the selected item but not the exact one pictured.
All orders ship same or next business day with exception to oversized items. Those items will be identified in the description (Items such as large taxidermy, skulls or exceedingly heavy minerals).
If the subtotal of your order is over $98 the shipping is free (the discount is applied automatically to the cart at checkout)
If there is an issue with your order or something arrives damaged, we will refund or replace the item.
Oversized items are only available for pick-up or if you arrange the shipping yourself. This will be indicated in the item description. However, we do have a very reliable and affordable option for shipping. For more information, please click here. We can also work with a shipping provider of your choosing.
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