Carnelian is a variation of the silica mineral Chalcedony, colored by iron oxide. The color varies wildly in Carnelian and can be anything from pale orange to an intense, nearly-black red. It sits at 6-7 on the Mohs Scale and so it is a durable stone; great for jewelry!
This versatile Carnelian pendant is beautifully upbeat, ready for a night on the town or just some added fun to wear to work! This cabochon stone is set into a setting of Sterling Silver with unique detailing and style.
Carnelian is believed to be a powerfully grounding stone to carry with you. Something unique about Carnelian is it's strong associations with clarifying perception, helping concentration during meditation, and focusing those with a tendency to daydream.
You are purchasing the exact piece in the photographs. It measures 3 cm tall and 2 cm wide.