Turquoise Earrings - Vintage Earrings
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Whether given as an engagement or a wedding gift, these vintage silver plated turquoise drop dangle earrings tap into thousands of years of beauty and culture with these vintage silver plated turquoise drop dangle earrings. Turquoise beads like those in these lovely earrings have been found in archaeological sites dating back to 5000 BC.
Turquoise has spanned cultures and eras, having been looked to as a symbol of wisdom and nobility in just about every continent in the world, from Aztecs in South America to Persians in the Middle East, China, India,, Egypt and elsewhere it has been a prized gemstone throughout history.
Considered a stone of protection, its unique shade of blue or blue green is recognized for creating tranquility. The stone is smooth and soothing to the touch and healing to the eye.
These copper hydrous phosphate and aluminum rocks are mined only for the purposes of making jewelry or ornamental statuettes and trinkets. Blue turquoise and green or blue-green turquoise are the most desirable turquoise colors. There are yellow-green turquoise gemstones but they are not as highly valued. Lengthy exposure to direct sunlight, heat, body oils, perspiration and cosmetic can alter the color of turquoise gemstones.
Turquoise rocks are mined in Afghanistan, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, Chile, Egypt, Iran, Israel, Mexico, the southwestern United States and Tanzania. Turquoise deposits form better in arid climates. The best quality turquoise stones currently come from mines in northeastern Iran and SW in America. Turquoise gemstones from these areas are commonly robin's egg blue. Chinese or Tibetan turquoise gemstones are green and carry different turquoise meanings.
Turquoise has been valued for over 7,000 years. Beads made from turquoise in 5000 BC were found in Iraq. Egyptians mined turquoise rocks in Sinai as long ago as 3200 BC. They used it to adorn Tutankhamun's death mask.
The Aztecs used turquoise gemstones in mosaic masks to represent the gods in keeping with turquoise meaning. They also used turquoise gemstones in ornate inlaid skulls, shields and statues representing the power of Moctezuma who was the last Aztec ruler.
Native Americans have been mining turquoise stones for about 1,000 years. They use turquoise gemstones to make jewelry and adorn burial sites in keeping with turquoise meaning.
Turquoise meaning embodies power, wisdom, luck, protection and immortality. The extensive use of this blue-green mineral rock throughout the centuries revolves around turquoise meaning. Prehistoric Native Americans used turquoise rocks and jewelry in ceremonies to symbolize "the god of the sky alive in the earth." This turquoise meaning is tied to the blue turquoise color.
Spiritual turquoise healing properties provide cleansing and healing energies for the entire body, including energy centers. Turquoise stone benefits impart understanding and wisdom in keeping with turquoise meaning. Turquoise power clarifies the perception of beauty and encourages kindness and trust. Turquoise properties benefit people spiritually by making it easier to let go of the need to punish others for past misdeeds and embrace a more compassionate, forgiving nature. In doing this, all the freedom from limitation and fear, happiness and love we wish for them is reflected back on us through the heart.
Turquoise healing properties inspire self-forgiveness and self-acceptance while encouraging release of pointless regrets as reflected in turquoise meaning. Turquoise powers help us honor ourselves as a tool and creation of the Divine.
Physical turquoise healing properties focus on regaining strength, recovering from exhaustion or depression and controlling panic attacks. Turquoise benefits the immune system, both physical and psychic, and the digestive system. Nutrient absorption and the elimination of pollutants are enhanced which supports turquoise meaning. Inflammation and excess acid can be reduced with the use of turquoise. Turquoise healing properties address maladies of the brain, ears, eyes, throat and head, including headaches, migraines, vertigo and cataracts as indicated by Turquoise stone meaning.
Physical healing properties of Turquoise extend to the respiratory system as well. Turquoise helps to heal diseases and disorders associated with allergies and the lungs.