Peridot pendant and silver chain necklace, August and Libra birthstone
Peridot pendant and silver or gold chain necklace
This classic silver chain necklace has a beautiful crossed 6 mm round faceted peridot pendant.
The silver chain is 1,5 mm and the necklace can be 38 cm/14,96 in., 40 cm/15,74 in. or 43 cm/16,93 in. long.
Peridot is a magnesium and iron silicate (80% magnesium and 20% iron), green in color. Its name derives from the Greek "Peridona," meaning "uniform energy."
The Greeks and the Romans considered it a valuable stone of protection and healing for jewellery purposes. Peridot takes place as a foundation stone, and Moses wears a shield with a "protector" Peridot is encrusted. It is August's birthstone and 16th anniversary.