Beautiful vintage necklace. This graduated malachite necklace features the most beautiful gemstones which have the characteristic dark and pale green stripes of malachite. The handmade necklace features 46 malachite beads of varying diameters separated by green glass seed beads. It has a stamped 925 sterling silver spring ring clasp.
Some people believe that gemstones possess special qualities that impart their effects on to the wearer. Malachite is known as a stone that brings balance. Malachite is said to absorb energy and draws emotions to the surface. It is called the “stone of transformation” and is used for deep energy cleaning, bringing healing and positive transformation to the wearer. Thought to be of the most important healing stones, Malachite is said to help the wearer get rid of negative emotional patterns, past traumas, and suppressed feelings. It is also said to ease menstrual cramps and childbirth and has also been used by some healers in the treatment of asthma, arthritis, swollen joints, broken bones and torn muscles.
The necklace measures 44 cm and sits just below the neckline. It weighs 64g.
Presented in a satin drawstring bag.