Australian Lemon Chrysoprase Gemstone Pendant in Large Sized Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Hand Cut Triangle Shaped Design
Here is a minty green yellow hand cut rounded triangle lemon chrysoprase in a simple Art Nouveau pendant design showing interesting brown matrix in the stone.
Lemon Chrysoprase is a personal favourite stone of mine.
Lemon Chrysoprase is a siliceous nickeliferous magnesium carbonate. Gaspeite is also in this family of minerals. The green color is due to the presence of high levels of nickel. This is stone is an associated mineral of green chrysoprase
The stone used here is hand cut and measures 1 1/8 by 1 inch.
The entire pendant measures 1 1/2 by 1 1/4 inches.