BLACK OBSIDIAN FROM MEXICO
STERLING SILVER STAMPED 925
LIGHT FOCUSED ON BLACK OBSIDIAN to expose Chatoyant
CTS IS TOTAL CT W STONE N SILVER
Chatoyant black obsidian cabochon note: the chatoyancy of this gemstone comes into play only under direct light.
In gemology, chatoyancy or chatoyance, is an optical reflectance effect seen in certain Obsidian if cut to expose pattern of “cat’s eye,” chatoyancy arises either from the fibrous structure of a material.
This beautiful specimen is from Mexico where it has been specially cut to expose wonderful heart pattern
Note you need direct sunlight to see pattern as we have used internal fluorescent lights
Cut by professional mexican cutters so show off heart shape pattern