Herkimer Diamond Quartz Raw Natural Gemstone Sterling Silver Pendant
*Herkimer Diamond Quartz--the alternate birthstone for April*
This pendant strikes a beautiful balance between natural crystal and an artistic sterling setting! The pendant is composed of a natural DT Herkimer Diamond quartz crystal, wrapped in an organic and freeform prong setting. Set in a simple sterling silver setting, this attractive 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!
Locality: Herkimer County, NY, USA.
Dimensions: 1.00” x 0.50” (26mm x 13mm)
PHYSICAL: 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: 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.