Rustic and feminine. The stone is a moss aquamarine in the prettiest shade of dusty teal. The hand stamped silver features a leaf cascade, inspired by the Navajo word "hishi". Hishi was a tradition in within the Navajo tribe of awarding one with a feather of honor to add to their headdress. It showed others of their bravery. Measure 1 3/4". Handmade Shepherd hook earwires. Sterling silver, which has been oxidized and hand polished for an antique finish.
About Moss Aquamarine: Moss Aquamarine is a brilliant blue tranquil crystalline gemstone from the cyan family of beryls. It is one of the most sought after beryls in the family of natural gemstones. Extracted from the mines of Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Myanmar. It carries the power of the ocean which connects the spirit of the person wearing the aquamarine beads with element of water. In the olden days, sailors carried Moss Aquamarine in their chest to ensure safe passage through wild waves. It is also called the courage stone, and helps with the verbal expression of ideas and emotions.
Your jewelry will arrive beautifully gift wrapped in a small box. Multiple items will be combined, unless separate boxes are requested. If this is a gift being shipped directly to the recipient, please let me know. I will be glad to include a note from you.