The peoples of the Zuni Pueblo saw health and longevity in the beauty of Turquoise. They called it “łi’anna łi’akwa,” which translates loosely to “stone of sky” (“a’bo’yanne”) or “stone of water” (“k’yawe”).N1 Throughout the southwestern United States and Mesoamerica Native Americans treasure turquoise and associate its color, like that of the sacred sky and water, […]
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