This opaque deep blue stone is a Dumortierite. Metaphysically known as the stone that increases the intellectual especially for those who’s in mathematics or language fields. The mineral identified just over a hundred years ago as an individual specimen by a french paleontologist in 1881. Found all over the world, but fine jewelry quality is a rarity.
This specimen arrived all the way from Indonesia to our shop. Cut to a designed shape quite a large size pendant. Hand polished on lapidary diamond wheels to a bright shiny surface finish, up to 50.000 grit smoothness. High domed face and flat back. set with sterling silver 21 gauge square and half round jewelry wire wrapping, a modern minimalist style method, that allows the stone entire size visible, yet holds it firm and safe in place. It comes with an also sterling silver Italian made 1.05 mm diameter smooth snake chain necklace in 18″, 20″, 24″, lengths to select from.
stone size: 41.9 x 23.4 x 11.2 mm 79.80 ct.
overall pendant height, 56.2 mm
Other shapes and sizes coming soon.
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.