This natural amethyst cross pendant has 8.5 total carat weight of faceted oval cut amethyst. The stones are bezel set in a sterling silver cross setting with a generous bail ideal for most chains.
This amethyst cross is 1 1/2" x 1" and weighs about .17 ounces. The stones protrude 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.