Sparkling natural yellow/green chrysoberyl is set in solid sterling silver, and accented with a natural white zircon. Weight of chrysoberyl is 1.2 carats; size is 8 x 5.3 mm. Pendant is suspended from an 18 inch baby box chain.
Chrysoberyl is an aluminate of beryllium. Despite the similarity of their names, chrysoberyl and beryl are two completely different gemstones, although both do contain beryllium. Chrysoberyl is the third-hardest natural gemstone, with only corundum (sapphire, ruby) and diamond being harder.
In gemstone lore, chrysoberyl is associated with discipline and self-control. It is said to promote concentration and the ability to learn. It is a beautiful gemstone!
Your purchase will be boxed in an attractive gift box.