The 8.5 carat oval cut amethyst is set in a sterling silver setting with a generous bail ideal for most chains.
This amethyst oval pendant has an 8.5 carat natural amethyst stone. The pendant is 1" x 1/2" and weighs about .14 ounces. The stone protrudes through the back of the setting to touch the skin.
Amethyst strengthens the planetary energy of Saturn, or Shani which influences ones concentration and clarity. Natural amethyst has long been used for its healing properties in the Vedic tradition. It is a secondary or substitute gemstone used in place of blue sapphire.