24 x 16mm Freeform Greenstone Bezel set pendant
Very unique statement piece! Even though it is a darker color this is a Isle Royale Greenstone and not a mainland stone. The piece is 24 x 16 mm and features an amazing pattern set in a Sterling Silver bezel setting on an 18" chain.
Beautiful turtle back pattern. Chlorastrolite (Greenstone) is the "official state gem" of Michigan. It is a variety of the mineral pumpellyite and is found chiefly as a small, green, rounded beach pebble, showing a turtleback pattern. Greenstones can still be found on Isle Royale and on some of the mine waste piles of the Copper Country, although it is a rare mineral