BC Rhodonite Oval Cabochon Sterling Silver Pendant

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British Columbia Rhodonite oval cabochon set in sterling silver pendant with filigree bail.  *Chain not included.

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Description

British Columbia Rhodonite oval cabochon set in sterling silver pendant with filigree bail.  *Chain not included.

This soft glowing pink stone is found mainly on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. Rhodonite derives its name from the Greek word “rhodo” meaning “rose”. Its pinkish colour is often veined with black patterns and lines of manganese oxide, sometimes accompanied with visible traces of gold. This stone with its hardness of 6 on the Mohs scale is excellent for producing very attractive carvings and jewellery.

Additional information

Weight.02 kg
Dimensions7 × 5 × 3 cm
Setting

Sterling Silver

Stone

Rhodonite

Animal/Shape

Oval

Size

16 x 12mm, 12 x 10mm, 10 x 8mm