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HANDCRAFTED DESIGNER NECKLACE
Faceted Peridot gemstone crystals sparkle in the sun.
Apple Green Banded Agate forms circular pendant.
Antiqued copper ornate beads bring two tones of green gemstones nicely together.
circle pendant diameter 37mm
copper toggle clasp
necklace length 17 inches
weight 44 grams
is the first Birthstone
Peridot is gem-quality olivine.
Olivine in general is a very abundant mineral, but gem quality peridot is rather rare.
Olivine has also been identified in meteorites and on the Moon and Mars.
Peridot is one of the few gemstones that occur in only one color: an olive green. The most valuable color is considered a dark-olive green. Peridot olivine is sometimes mistaken for emeralds and other green gems.
Peridot was used in antiquity in Egyptian Jewelry designs.
of May, and it is the zodiac stone of the Gemini.
Agate is a variety of chalcedony. Many semi-precious gemstones are in fact forms of chalcedony.
Agate is characterized by its superiority of grain and brightness of color.
There are endless varieties of agate with a multi-colored curved or angular banding.
GREEN is the color of nature. It symbolizes growth, harmony, freshness, and fertility.
Green has strong emotional correspondence with safety. Dark green is also commonly associated with money.
Green has great healing power. It is the most restful color for the human eye; it can improve vision.