If you love the way gemstones stand out by themselves plus you prefer most of your gemstone having contact with your skin… you’ll love this collection!
No metal is used to set the gem around itself (no bezel setting), just a minimalist stainless steel clasp is securely set on its back so the gemstone can hang freely by any chain you choose to pair it with.
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Its name comes from the Greek huper (beyond) and sthenos (strength), due to its toughness superior to that of hornblende (another mineral) with which it was once confused. Hypersthene is a constituent of a combination of magmatic rocks, sometimes rocks which have undergone intense metamorphism.It is a really edgy-looking mineral that is used in ornamentation and jewelry for its silvery reflections.