Variscite pendant with prominent apple green color from Utah state. Hand polished natural stone with sterling silver wire wrap setting and snake chain necklace
stone size, 34.5 x 19.9 x 7.4 mm 32.80 ct. overall pendant height, 48.8 mm
The stunning color of Variscite created by the presence of chromium in the aluminium phosphate. Identified as a unique specimen in 1837 in Germany where first discovered. This crystal is a Utah origin collection, sometimes called Utahlite.
The pendant is hand cut, designed to free form shape by following the pattern. The minimalist style setting created with 21 gauge triple lined round and half round jewlry wire, a safe method that allows the stone’s entire size shown. The necklace also sterling silver, Italian made smooth snake chain, available in 18″, 20″, 24″ x 1.05 mm sizes.
It believed that Variscite helps to improve the intellect and logic.
This specimen hardly comes by, custom cuts not available this time.
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.