ART TO WEAR
HANDCRAFTED DESIGNER NECKLACE
This is one of nature's truly wild designs.
The crystal has small natural fissures and cracks with tiny drusy crystals in contrasting black and aqua tones.
The black lava and aquamarine gemstones were chosen for the necklace to compliment the crystal colors.
The contrast of gemstones is mellowed down by the light-gray-silver AB Swarovski crystals.
focal crystal gemstone size 53mm x 38mm x 6mm
silver toggle clasp
necklace length 18 inches
weight 66 grams
is a very popular gemstone and for the right reasons.
The color is fantastic and optical properties of the stone are incredible.
Aquamarine is one of the gemstones with an optical reflectance effect called chatoyance, or catís eye, as itís is widely known.
Aquamarine is an aqua tone variety of beryl.
Varieties of beryl are:
aquamarine, morganite, emerald and heliodor.
All beryl varieties have been considered gemstones since prehistoric times.
Aquamarine is the Birthstone
for March, and it is the Zodiac stone for the constellation of Scorpio.
BLACK is associated with power, elegance, formality, and mystery. Black denotes strength and authority; it is considered to be a very formal, elegant, and prestigious color (black tie, black Mercedes).
SWAROVSKI is the brand name for a range of precision-cut crystal glass and related luxury products.
The Crystal Elements brand of Swarovski cuts and polishes each and every facet to its utmost brilliance to inspire the finest creations of the world.
The Swarovski brand crystals are arguably the highest quality crystals available.
Daniel Swarovski (1862 Ė 1956) was born in northern Bohemia (now the Czech Republic).
His father was a glass cutter who owned a small glass factory.
It was here that a young Daniel served an apprenticeship, becoming skilled in the art of glass-cutting.
The crystal products are fashioned by Swarovski Company now located in Austria.