Beautifully clear oval Rainbow Moonstone cabochons set in sterling silver. Moonstones shine a fantastic bright blue. 17mm long = just over 1.5cm.
Moonstone is an orthoclase feldspar with an opalescent or pearly lustre referred to as andularescence. The moonlight effect of this stone is caused by alternating layers of orthoclase and albite. Moonstone is the most popular gemstone from the feldspar group, the greatest source of moonstone is in Sri Lanka.
Silver was known as Argentum in ancient Rome, thus its abbreviation as Ag. It is a member of the copper group.
Chemical composition: Ag; Hardness: 2.5-3
The lunar energy of Moonstone draws the mind into a reflective state. It is a stone for inner journeying, bringing one face to face with the mysteries waiting to unfold within oneself. Moonstone brings flashes of insight not attainable through the intellect. Keep a piece of moonstone with you for protection during travel.
Rainbow moonstone can activate all of the chakras.
Silver increases poise, patience and intuition. It is a highly conductive metal that enhances lunar energy and the sacred feminine. Silver amplifies the qualities of gemstones it is paired with.
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