This sparkly deep purple mineral is a kind of soft mica stone with rich Lithium content, however it’s Manganese that responsible for its color, what is basically the main component. Found many places on the world, yet for jewelry quality needs to have some quartz inclusion, just like this one.
It’s a large size deep purple mineral, cut to oval shape and polished on lapidary diamond wheels to a bright shine. Set with a minimalist style sterling silver 21 gauge square and half round jewelry wire wrapping and with a 20″ x 1.5 mm silver plated snake chain necklace.
stone size, 37.6 x 24.2 x 6.5 mm 52.75 ct. overall pendant height, 52.1 mm
Lepidolite in the spiritual and metaphysical world known as the stone that softens energies, that keeps the mental state and emotional body operating in a smooth calm manner. Wearing this stone as jewelry, helps to overcome emotional breakdowns.
Our gemstone pendants cut from mostly self collected natural semi precious crystals and minerals. Local Canadian Rocky mountain gems from far up the arctic circle to the south point of Vancouver island. We also buy and trade interesting specimen with worldwide partners. The handmade jewelry, what you find in the store, available to purchase. Some stones are drilled and set with findings, but our preferred method is the modern and minimalist style wire wrapping, what focuses to show the entire size of the stone, yet holds it firm and secure in place.
We never die, color or alter our stones in any ways, all pendant are 100% natural stones, polished with a nine step lapidary process. The settings made of sterling silver jewelry wire.
We have a large collection of jewelry quality raw minerals, ready to cut. Custom shape and size cutting available.
Sorry we do not sell raw stone, we use it or only trade it.