Russian Charoite wire wrapped Pendant


 Russian Charoite  Pendant wire wrapped in 925 Sterling Silver. Cut shaped and polished in our workshop. The color is a vibrant purple with flashes of white. Russian Charoite is named after the Charo River and is found only in Siberia, Russia. It is extremely rare.  Charoite also called Lilac Stone or Charoite Jade.  The colors are transparent lavender to purple with a swirling pearly luster. It was discovered in the 1940’s, but wasn’t really known to the world until around 1978.  A very attractive and  colorful pendant.  Height 1 3/8″.  Width  3/4″.  (Q4)