Larimar is a rare blue type of silicate mineral pectolite that is only found in the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean. Pectolite is found in many different locations but Larimar has a unique volcanic blue coloring caused by copper substituting for calcium.
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 is one memorable pendant! The teardrop-shaped Larimar stone is a pale, icy blue that is set off by the bright, .925 Sterling Silver setting. While this pendant would be ideal for casual settings, it could also fit in with any formal situation from weddings to graduations!
Larimar is a very interesting stone, known as one of the "Spiritual Stones" that are believed to open up new dimensions spiritually and mentally. It is thought that Larimar brings serenity and can help effortlessly enter a deep meditative state. Larimar is said to have a deep connection with the Earth and encourages individual connection with the Earth.
You are purchasing the exact piece in the photographs. It measures 3 cm tall and 2 cm wide.