Rhodocrosite in Sterling Silver Pendant
Metal: .925 Sterling Silver
Weight: 10 g
Product Type: One of a kind
Rhodocrosite is a transparent to translucent manganese carbonate mineral. In its pure form it is typically a rose-red color, impurities can result in shades of pink and pale browns. Rhodocrosite streaks white, and crystal twinning is often present. The Mohs Hardness sits between 3.5 and 4.
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 a unique pendant is made up of two vertical set Rhodocrosite stones in a Sterling Silver setting. The stones have an incredible range of color from light and dark browns to pale rosy-pinks in a distinct banded pattern. The filigree of the Silver setting has a great casual feel; this piece would be equally ideal for a day at the beach or a day at the office!
Rhodocrosite is commonly associated with love on all levels. It is believed that Rhodocrosite can encourage compassion, kindness, selfless love, and expand spiritual consciousness. Naturally then, Rhodocrosite is believed to have an association with balancing the Heart Chakra.
You are purchasing the exact piece in the photographs. It measures 4 cm tall and 1.5 cm wide.