Moonstone is a type of feldspar that diffracts light giving it a luminous look. The ancient Romans considered moonstone to be solidified moonlight. The most valued moonstone is pale blue or gray, but it comes in many colors including pink, brown and yellow.
Moonstone can be worn to attract true love and arouse passion. If you give your lover a moonstone necklace under the light of the full moon, there will always be passion between you. It is also useful to help settle disagreements between lovers and return the relationship to a peaceful status.
This superb necklace features 18 chunky moonstone cabs in neat formation to march around the neck of the wearer. Most exhibit the blue apparition sometimes referred to as the "blue ghost." Dating from circa 1920’s to 1940s, this vintage piece will certainly become your favorite accessory.
Length: 14” plus the S hook is .75 inch
Stones: 18 cabochon cut moonstones ranging from 2 to 2.5 ct each set in
silver and slightly graduated and evenly spaced on a silver rope
Weight: 21.5 grams
Condition: Very good. There are variations in the shaping of the stones as they were manufactured.