Turquoise Hair Pin Auction (Retail $180)

This is an original hair pin. Made from hand forged 8 gauge Sterling Silver with lovely hammered texture . Set with a piece of Battle Mountain (Nevada) Turquoise on a Sterling Silver & Brass Layered Third Eye. Meditation has been part of my personal recovery from pretty crippling depression & anxiety. I often, for whatever reason, have visions of Eyes when I meditate (my Logo is the first one I sketched from memory). The Third Eye is a chakra (called Ajna) located between your eyebrows, it is known to be the source of intuition and perception and to help us tap into our deep innate wisdom. The eye, as a symbol (both in jewelry and beyond), has spanned cultures across the globe over the centuries, giving the wearers protection from evil, illumination in the face of uncertainty, imagination through consciousness, and has helped lead the way on a new path of change as the eye often presents itself in the dreams and visions of those embarking on a voyage of deep psychological transformative change. (I have been reading a dissertation written by Cece Briggs and I am sure some of this information I have absorbed is from her wonderful writings among others)

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