A rare form of Chalcedony, blood stone agate, quite a large size designed shape hand polished gemstone pendant. If you looking for the green stone with red dots, Heliotrop type blood stone, please check out my other listing. This specimen purchased on an estate sale from a heritage collection. After months of research,with the help of a geologist, who finally identified it. The blood stone name comes from the veined red pattern, and most likely caused by iron. The gemstone’s base color is light gray, and by checking out the pictures on different devices, I realized on some screens looks blueish. The veined pattern is iron red almost brown. The pendant is hand polished on diamond wheels up to 50.000 grit. It has a glassy shine. set with sterling silver 21 gauge triple lined round and half round jewelry wire wrapping and with a silver plated 20″ x 1.5 mm snake chain necklace. Recommended for adult person, it’s more than just jewelry. A very limited quality of raw stone still available for custom shape and size cutting by request.
stone size: 42.6 x 19.8 x 9.1 mm 56.75 ct. overall pendant height, 56.2 mm
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.