Pendants – Chalcedony is a beautiful gemstone that is from the quartz family. It
is available in a variety of colors and it ranges from translucent to semi
transparent opacity. The color of Chalcedony is dependent of the trace minerals
such as iron, nickel, copper or titanium. The most predominant colors are blue,
white, grey, yellow and brown.
The history of
the name originates from the Grecian city of Chalcedon. They are typically
found in volcanic environment, Chalcedony gemstones are mined all over the
world. The larger deposits of Chalcedony have been found in the USA, Uruguay,
India, Madagascar, Burma, Mexico, Brazil and Africa.
Chalcedony helps bring harmony to the mind, body, and spirit. It removes
pessimistic thinking, emotions and unconstructive energy. Physically it is said
to cleanse the body, help support mothers during lactation, enhance mineral
absorption and eliminates diseases related to the mind such as senility and
of Chalcedony is dense and tough, it’s also available in great quantity which
makes is a popular choice for jewelry and ornamental pieces. The variety in
color, patterns shapes and sizes are also great reasons as why it’s popular for
both hobbyist and professional jewellers. Due to its durability, it’s resistant
to wear and tear which makes it perfect for everyday use. A Chalcedony pendant
is versatile to all types of styles such as classy, tribal, urban or
traditional. It’s a great gift for women of all ages.