*Designer pendant in 18 kt Yellow Gold with a Rare 53.42 Cts Rhodochrosite Gemstone
Geometric pendant with Rhodochrosite.
Beautiful colorful piece carefully crafted in solid yellow gold of 18 karats/ This pendant is suited, with a hinged fold over lock to wear into a chain or a beads necklace.
Mounted, with a trillion cabochon cut (24.5 x 23 x 9 mm) of a natural reddish rhodochrosite of 53.42 carats. The gemstone is translucent, vivid and even in color.
Have a total weight of 15.5 Grams and a measures of 36 mm by 30 mm (1,41 x 1.18 Inches).
Stamped, with the gold assay hallmark, "18 KT".
Rhodochrosite, draws its name from two Greek words, rhodon meaning rose and chroma meaning color. This legendary stone dates back at to the ancient Inca civilization. Upon discovering the gem in a cave in Argentina, the Incas incorporated the beautiful pink crystals into jewelry. Actually, Rhodochrosite is Argentina’s national gemstone. Colorado officially named rhodochrosite as its state mineral in 2002. It is sometimes called "Rosa del Inca", "Inca Rose" or Rosinca.
It is in perfect condition and the gemstone have vivid pinkish-red color.
INVENTORY REF: P0000RTEL/.3726