The most classic necklace design must be the Tribal style - beads with a pendant.
Avaiable i five colours of mixed gemstones: Clear sand-blue banded Agate with
Amazonite and Akvamarin beads, black-and-blue Agate with blue Agat and black Onyx,
Agate with Lemon Jade beads, Carnelian pendant and beads, purple Agate with Alexandrite
and Amethyst beads.
50-55 cm or preferred
In stock: 1 of each
Price: USD 29.95
is a chrysoberyl which is an aluminate of beryllium and belongs to the Spinel
group and is situated on 8.5 on the Mohs scale. Alexandrite is a strongly
pleochroic (trichroic) crystal and emerald green, red and orange yellow colours
in partially polarized light, depending on the display orientation. The most
distinctive feature is that it changes the colour in artificial light compared
to daylight. It is a physiological response of the human eye in a particular
part of the visible spectrum.
According to a popular story Alexandrite was discovered by the Finnish
mineralogist Nils Gustaf Nordenskiöld (1792-1866) who gave the stone the name to
honor Tsar Alexander II of Russia.
Deposits are found in Russia, Brazil, India, Madagascar and Sri Lanka.
Alexandrite is said to have healing properties for the pancreas, spleen and nerv
system and to be useful in the treatment of leukemia. It also supposed to
balance the wearer's emotional state and intensify feelings of love. Alexandrite will also
increase the wearer's confidence, self-esteem, success and happiness.