This handcrafted pendant was created by Navajo Artist Lyle Piaso. It features a lavender / purple
Charoite gemstone. It comes with a really nice 18" sterling silver chain.
It's marked sterling and signed.
Overall it's 1 3/8" tall by 5/8" at it's widest point. .
Pendant weight: 7.3 grams on my scale
I placed a quarter there for scale.
Charoite is a gorgeous and interesting gemstone with vivid colors that range from lavender to deep purple with a cat's eye effect. The only location in the world that this stone is found is in Russia. Wearing Charoite is believed to enhance self esteem, accelerate spiritual growth, soothe hot emotions and give a feeling of security. Charoite changes loneliness to love and warms the heart, it shows you the way through your fears to perfect peace. Who knew? A lot more information on this gemstone can be found on the internet
Sure to make a Fine addition to any collection, or a great gift! Please note: Pictures are enlarged to show detail, remember everything looks bigger on line