This is a beautiful and rare Californite from the Happy Camp Mine in CA, USA set in Sterling Silver. This amazing stone has a unique lime green color that you will not see in many other gems. Californite also refered to as American Jade is a special type of Vesuvianite. This stone has the perfect color and luster with a great opaque look to it!
Idocrase also known as Vesuvianite is a lesser known and a collector gem on the market. It has a complex chemical chemistry which leads to a large variety of properties and interesting yellow, green and brown combinations. It is a stone that is not seen frequently on the market or in jewelry which makes it a stone to own!
This nicely sized 12mm X 9mm Emerald Cut Californite weighs 6.88 cts and will go great with most styles or occasions.
Choose between having no chain or any 18" Chain!
If you have any questions, please feel free to ask!