Polished Soapstone Butterfly Pendant
Size: 8 x 4 x 1 cm
Weight: 17 g
Product Type: One of a Kind, multiple available, Artisan Hand-Carved
Soapstone is a talc-schist, a type of metamorphic rock that is largely composed of talc is rich in magnesium. Because of the high talc content, soapstone is relatively soft making it ideal for carving. The name "Soapstone" comes from the soapy feel of the stone once carved, polished, and waxed.
This unique Soapstone features a group of four detailed butterflies, hand carved, painted and polished to create a very unique one-of-a-kind piece! This would be great for casual wear.
The carvings that are created using Soapstone are full of meaning and imagery. Soapstone is believed to create positive energy around itself and in the area it inhabits. It is thought to help you give up thought patterns that are harmful, and help you to flow with life.
You are purchasing a piece similar to the photographs.
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed.