Chrysocolla in Sterling Silver Pendant
Metal: .925 Sterling Silver
Weight: 20 g
Product Type: One of a kind
Chrysocolla is a hydrated copper phyllosilicate mineral that has a unique and vibrant cyan color. It has a Mohs Hardness of 2.5-3.5 and got its name from the Greek chrysos kolla meaning "gold glue" because it was once used to solder gold in 315 BCE.
Sterling silver is the brightest of all precious metals being known for its bright luster. It is also known for being very durable which makes it popular in jewelry as it will withstand the test of time.
This pendant is a stunning square shaped Chrysocolla set into .925 Sterling Silver setting embellished around the sides with an eye-catching design. This piece has a predominantly deep cyan color that is accented with dark brown and lighter aqua coloring throughout. This one-of-a-kind pendant would be ideal for a formal event setting or would make a fantastic anniversary gift for a special someone!
Chrysocolla is thought to work with four different chakras. Working with the solar plexus it is believed to eliminate destructive emotional programming; it heals heartache (Heart Chakra); improves communication (Throat Chakra), and opens psychic vision (Third Eye). This is one busy stone! It is also used in meditations to bring tranquility and to remove negative emotions such as guilt.
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