Variation: Each piece is hand-crafted individually and will vary slightly in appearance. When ordering you will receive a replica of the original design using the same colour palette. Slight differences in the design and beading will occur due to the hand-made nature of copper metalwork. The patina tone/effect will differ for each design. The photographs in the gallery show the design under natural light and incandescent light. The photographs in the gallery show a number of versions of the design on multiple backgrounds to give the most true to life image.
Semi-Precious Gemstones: Yellow jade, peridot and agate beads.
Metal: Hand-sawn solid copper metal with a patina finish polished to reveal the warm coppery tones beneath. The copper has brushed with a gloss varnish to retain the coppery highlights.
Chain/Clasp: Copper plated curb chain and clasp (any metal alloy is nickel and lead free under the EU nickel directive REACH).
Feature Height Approx: 4.7cm / 1.8 inches.
Feature Width Approx: 7cm / 2.7 inches.
Chain Length: Each side 22.8cm / 9 inches.
Total Necklace Length inc Feature: 52.6cm / 20.7 inches.
Agate is a translucent microcrystalline quartz and is related to balancing yin yang in the body, protection, strength, courage, calmness and healing. Agate also helps the eyes, uterus and stomach, pancreas and cleanses the lymph system.
Peridot is a stone of confidence, clarity, lightness, clear thought and being assertive in life. It also is a stone for relationships, helping to lessen negative emotions such as anger, envy and frustration.
In Chinese culture Jade stone represents heaven in brightness and earth in substance, and embodies virtues of wisdom, courage, compassion and justice. In the physical body Jade stone relates to the heart, lungs, kidneys, immune system, blood cleansing and the eyes.