Large transparent green crystal designed shape Prehnite stone pendant with sterling silver 21 gauge square and half round jewelry wire wrapping, and with the necklace. It’s a one of a kind of stone specimen, that known as a unique mineral only since the 18th century. Composed mainly of Calcium and Aluminium, with a hardness of 6-6.5 on a scale of 1 to 10. This hand-cut and hand-polished quite a large size pendant, makes an excellent jewelry piece for all occasions, with its minimalist style setting that allows showing the entire size of the stone, radiates its naturalism.
stone size, 44.7 x 23.7 x 9.3 mm 80.30 ct. overall pendant height, 62.1 mm
Prehnite or also called grape jade is a powerful gemstone, known as the stone of kindness and compassion. It’s a helpful gemstone to give as a present to those who recently separated or divorced because Prehnite is known to assist to overcome feelings that hold us back.
This gemstone was discovered in 1788 by a Dutch colonel serving in South Africa. Henrick von Prenh named the stone after himself, and for a long time considered as a unique stone specimen that was found only at the place its discovered until some other but different shades of Prehnite showed up in Australia and Madagascar and even later in the USA