** matrix turquoise deposits usually form in iron-rich limonite or sandstone. limonite creates dark brown markings in turquoise, while sandstone creates tan markings. these markings are remnants of the host rock within the turquoise. because of the unique quality of matrix turquoise, please expect natural variations with your order!
turquoise is a purification stone. it dispels negative energy and can be worn to protect against outside influences or pollutants in the atmosphere. it is excellent for depression and exhaustion, it also has the power to prevent panic attacks. turquoise is a symbol of friendship, and stimulates romantic love.