Aventurine is a variety of the Quartz family of crystals, characterized by what is believe to be mica inclusions giving the stone a 'shimmery' look known as Aventurescence. It sits at a 7 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness. Aventurine comes in a variety of colors, the most common being a light green.
This pendant is made from an Aventurine faceted point that measures 5.5 cm long, and has a very soothing green color with shimmering movement throughout. The metal is Sterling Silver which adds a very refined look to the casual pendant. Great for daily wear, or for a meditation aid!
Aventurine is thought to be a very positive stone associated with prosperity and diffusing negative situations. It is thought to reinforce leadership qualities, and promote compassion and empathy. Green Aventurine specifically is thought to be a heart healer that settles nausea and dissolves negative emotions.
Due to the nature of natural products, and photography techniques the color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos. You are receiving similar item to those in the photographs.