Sterling silver with rose quartz (the pink stone of love and friendship) pendant. The quartz in this pendant is very light - more a clear, with a slight hue of pink. Pendant has an oval centerpiece, with silver swirls. Size: approximately 45mm (including attached bail) x 18mm x 8mm.
Quartz is one of the most common minerals in the world, the name is derived from the German word "Quarz". The stone was known as "icy cold" by the Ancient Greeks, as some philosophers believed the stone to be a form of supercooled ice.
Rose quartz is one of the most popular pink gemstones available. Commonly used in metaphysics and crystal healing, rose quartz is said to be the stone of friendship and love, capable of imparting a feeling of love and friendship. Some people use rose quartz beads to release emotional stress, either by wearing them, or creating an amulet or similar to have them close by.
Please note that colours and sizes within semi-precious gemstones vary slightly from piece to piece.