This choker necklace is made out of Sterling Memory Silver, is split at the middle, and features Labradorite and Moonstone in polished cabochons, rough stones, and faceted stones. The variety of different finishes really gives you the full spectrum beauty of the labradorescense (shine) both Labradorite and Moonstone both display. The Memory Silver enables you to pull the necklace open to slip it on and will return to the shape that it was molded to hold. 145mm wide = 14.5cm, resting right below the collar bone.
Labradorite is a plagioclase feldspar with sub-vitreous luster, known for iridescent plays of color within the specimen called “labradorescence.” First found on Canada’s Labrador Peninsula, most specimens seen today come from Madagascar.
Chemical composition: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]; Hardness: 6-6.5
Moonstone is an orthoclase feldspar with an opalescent or pearly luster referred to as adularescence. 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
Labradorite is THE stone of Magick and protection. It shields the aura and prevents energy leaks, therefore, providing terrific support for those undertaking arduous tasks. It aligns the subtle bodies and aids one in the actualization of spiritual goals.
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.
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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