Dark Red Garnet Eyes | ear studs drop shaped faceted | Sterling Silver (sold out)
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- Unique No: 978
You're looking at dark red Rhodolite Garnet ear studs in the shape of eyes or drops.
They are handmade from Sterling Silver, smooth, shiny and elegant.
Rhodolite Garnet with shimmering brilliance and raspberry freshness has undertones of rose and plum.
It immediately lifts the spirits with exuberant excitement and looks excellent in the spring and summer.
The colour of these Garnets is almost black to dark red in colour and they exuberate a warm red glow when reflecting a light source.
The name 'Garnet' stems from its resemblance to the seeds of the fleshy seeds of the pomegranate fruit.
In other languages Garnet is called 'Granat', the same name as the fruit.
Garnet is said to cure melancholy and to warm the heart.
It also symbolises vitality in all its forms, such as strength and fertility.
Its powers include healing, strength, and it is often worn to relieve skin inflammations.
It also regulates the heart and blood flow and aid in curing depression.
Garnet is believed to have the power to bring success in business, fame and popularity, providing protection and bringing spiritual awareness.
Slices of Garnet have been used in windows in churches and temples,
and according to the legend, Noah has suspended a garnet in the ark in order to disperse light.
It is also the gem to be given on a 2nd and 6th Wedding Anniversary.
Garnet is January's birthstone.