3536 – Turquoise necklace belonging to Julia Pearce

Physical description:
Necklace of small turquoise beads.
Museum classification:
Modern Witchcraft
Size:
400mm long, 4mm diam
Information:

Part of a collection of gemstone jewellery that belonged to Julia Pearce. She also had several books on the magical and healing properties of crystals and gemstones, now in the museum library.

Turquoise has been valued for its magical protective powers since ancient times.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Turquoise, metal