Natural Ammolite Pendants – In this category you will
find beautiful Ammolite pendants to choose from. An interesting feature about
Ammolite is that it’s from a group of organic gems such as coral, amber and
pearl. Ammolite is the opalized fossil remains of a sea creature Ammonite. It
is said that it was formed over 65 million years ago and is found all over the
world. Although the largest deposit of Ammonite is found in the river systems
of Alberta, Canada.
Used by the Ancient Indians, they had named it
‘Buffalo or Inskin Gemstone’. Ancient Indian myth tells a story of a woman who
gained fortune in life when she discovered the gemstone.
Shifting lighting and angles you can see the stunning
iridescence and multi color play of Ammolite. The spectrum of colors is likened
Ammolite is cut into freeform, cabochon shapes and
rarely round and never faceted due to its material. It can be found as a
doublet to support the backing for strength, although it doesn’t necessarily mean
it’s a lesser cheaper stone.
Metaphysically Ammolite has been called a protection
stone, it help bring about happiness and peace of mind. Physically it is said
to help with relaxation, aid in despair, degenerative illnesses, depression,
detoxification and improve quality of health.
Having a piece of history such as Ammolite in your
jewelry collection is always an interesting topic of conversation and something
to be admired.