The name Rhodonite comes from the Greek word meaning 'a rose', which relates to its rose pink color. These stones come in a range of colors from pale pink though to a deep rose pink almost red. Rhodonite is a stone of Grace and elegance. It decreases anxiety while increasing attention to detail. It works beneficially on the heart chakra, opening one to unconditional love and increased service to mankind. It is a stone of inner growth as well, and helps with self-love. It is also a calming stone, with energies used for easing anger as well as calming stress and anxiety. It is said to bring emotional balance, and as such bring confidence in one's life in many areas.
The sterling silver wire-wrapped bail has a delicate weave that accents the stone's shape. The stone measures just under 2" (long) x 1.5" (wide). With the bail, the entire length of the pendant is approximately 2.75". Each pendant comes with a card detailing the meaning of the stone, all wrapped in a colorful organza bag.
The pendant comes with an 18" sterling silver snake chain. Please contact me directly if you want anything other than what is listed.