Occa Geodes are found in the Tres Pinheiros region of Brazil by farmers, and are formed in openings with sedimentary and igneous rock. They have crystal centers with concentric rings of Quartz Agate, and are very popular for jewelry because of the unique and intricate patterns that form within them.
Quartz is a family of stones, with the pure form being clear to a milky white in color. Quartz is the second most abundant mineral in the Earth's crust; behind Feldspar. It sits at a 7 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness making it an ideal mineral for everything from jewelry to fountains!
This pendant has a wide array of pattern and color variation, with light to dark red/brown as predominant coloring on the one side and translucent, creamy white on the opposite side as predominant coloring. This pendant has a great balance because of the colors, and great depth from the swirling patterns. The Quartz set in silver along the base inner ring sets off the light portions. This pendant is a unique and one-of-a-kind piece for any wardrobe!
Agates are thought to take you through the layers of yourself, and help you to learn more about who you are, letting go of blockages, and discovering what paths you should be exploring. Quartz Crystal is often called the master cleanser and is thought to cleanse both people and stones, and amplify the abilities of any stones in its energy field. Quartz is thought to be an essential stone for metaphysical well being.
You are purchasing the exact piece in the photographs. It measures 6 cm long and 5 cm wide.