1888 Nate's Take: "When words fail us let tone, color, fragrance & touch do the talking."
For thousands of years, turquoise has been prized as a symbol of wisdom, nobility, and immortality. In many Native American cultures, it represents the great spirit in the sky and is often referred to as the Sky Stone. It’s believed that if a crack forms in the stone, it has taken the injury for its wearer.
Call to attention and communion with the divine.
The color purple also has a traditional association with royalty.