Lovely large faceted chrysolla briolettes are teamed with gold circle link chain, and dotted with smoky quartz and gold pyrite rondelles.
The large stones are about 14mm. They hang 2 inches in length from the 14K gold filled rope twisted ear wire.
Chrysocolla, is an alluring, vivid blue-green color and is often mistaken for turquoise because they are visually similar. With traces of malachite, jasper, turquoise and azurite, the rich and vibrant colors remind us of looking down upon the Earth from space.
This fancy gemstone has sparked creativity in many artists, whether they were ancient goldsmiths using it as solder, Renaissance painters grinding it as pigment for paint or modern jewelry designer-artists including it within their florid designs.
- A stone of peace, wisdom and inner security, it is often found in Native America cultures. It encourages clarity of thought and a neutral, cool attitude during turbulence. It can be used to decrease nervousness and irritability.