This superbly cut Amazonite is a beautiful green/blue color and sure to please. It is encircled with a delicate sterling silver bezel and a sparkly sterling silver chain completes the look.
facts about Amazonite
1. Amazonite has been in use since at least the time of the Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt as cut and polished jewelry and beads. Amazonite has even been found in tombs of the period, including King Tutankhamun from around 1300 BC!
2. Legend has it that the Amazons, a tribe of fierce warrior women, decorated their battle gear with this gemstone.
3. Amazonite is known as the "Stone of Abundance and Success", "The Stone of Hope", and "The Stone of Courage"
**14-16 inch size is choker length and should only be used for thin, child-like necks.***
Natural stones are products of nature. Therefore, variations in color, pattern, size, texture and veining should be expected. These differences and variations in stone should be considered part of the beauty of natural stone instead of flaws.