Hydrogrossular Garnet in a Handmade Sterling Silver Necklace with Sterling Silver chain. UK seller.
A really lovely rare green Hydrogrossular Garnet from old stock in Afghanistan, set in a handmade sterling silver pendant with an sterling silver enclosed back. Very pretty and a beautiful Jade green tone, much rarer than typical red garnets. Measures approximately 1.5 cms X 1cm at its widest points. We have a small selection of Hydrogrosullar Garnets, please message us if you would like a bespoke order, we can make rings to match on request.
Garnet is a traveler's stone. Many courageous discoverers and adventurers were known to wear garnet stones for protection. The stones were considered to be powerful talismans, capable of illuminating the night and dispelling evil spirits. Garnet was often used to lift depression and to rid people of bad dreams. It is said to enhance sensuality, intimacy and sexuality. Garnet can strengthen one's level of creativity. It is also believed to boost positive energy, self-confidence, and bring success to one's business. Physically, garnet can alleviate arthritis, varicose veins, backache, liver disorders and help prevent hemorrhages. Garnet is said encourage romance, love and passion.
Garnet is the stone for Aquarius and the official modern birthstone for January.