Tanzanite Herkimer Diamond Quartz Raw Faceted Cabochon Natural Gemstone Sterling Silver Pendant
*Tanzanite--the primary birthstone for December*
*Herkimer Diamond Quartz--the alternate birthstone for April*
Astonishing Tanzanite stands out in this unique multistone pendant—see scale photos and dimensions. The pendant is composed of a large oval shaped cabochon cut Tanzanite, a natural DT Herkimer Diamond quartz crystal, and a tiny faceted teardrop Tanzanite gem. This gorgeous deep violet purple and clear pendant exemplifies these legendary minerals! Set in a simple sterling silver setting, this lustrous and richly colored pendant will elevate any collection. This pendant would look ideal on one of our sterling silver chains, or on one of our signature faceted strands—find strands in Necklaces & Sets. Contact us for help putting a set together!
1.88” x 0.50” (48mm x 13mm)
PHYSICAL: Tanzanite is the purple variety of Zoisite—mined from one area in the world, in Tanzania. Highly prized for beauty and metaphysical properties. Herkimer Diamond Quartz is a locality quartz from Herkimer County, NY; it forms miniature clear quartz crystals, usually double-terminated, on matrix rocks on the cliff sides there.
HEALING: Tanzanite is associated with spiritual growth, higher mind, linkage to the higher self. Herkimer diamond Quartz is also a crown chakra gem, and the stones together are believed to protect and illuminate, supporting accelerated spiritual growth.
Care for gemstones in sterling silver jewelry:
As with all natural stones set in silver, these jewelry pieces should be removed when taking a shower, swimming, or entering a hot springs. Water (especially hot water) can damage natural materials and even cause settings to fail. This is especially true with gemstone rings!
*Though many gems and minerals have historical and cultural associations with healing properties, these items are sold for wear in jewelry, display, study, and collector interest only.