Ladies chrysoprase pendant in a sterling silver setting. This history of this green variety of the mineral quartz can be traced back as far as 23 AD but commercial mining did not begin until around the year 1740. Although best known for its apple green colour, chrysoprase can be found in several other distinctive shades of green.
In the world of crystal healing chrysoprase is linked to communication, balance, stability, adaptability, higher consciousness and is said to be useful for an inferiority complex.
Chrysoprase is a variety of the mineral quartz whose crystals are cryptocrystalline which means they're too small to be seen with the naked eye.
This ladies chrysoprase pendant has been crafted by hand and is a light weight and particularly distinctive piece.
Weight (grams): 17.9
Size (cms): 4.5 x 2.3 x 0.7