Sterling silver pendant, Ag 925/1000. Massive pendant, handcrafted. Amethyst is on the goldsmiths coupling (silver wire inside the gem), it is not glued! With genuine, natural gemstone - amethyst. Gemstone characteristics: Type: Genuine, natural gemstone amethyst. Country of origin: Africa. Carat weight: 20.58 ct. Cabochon cut, diameter 14 mm. Color: Violet. Clarity: SI3. Luster: Very good.Hardness: 6.5 - 7 Mohs. Specific gravity: 2.65. Refractive index: 1.543 - 1.553. When used at higher levels of personality, amethyst opens the gate to a different reality. Amethyst is extremely beneficial to the mind that it is able to calm down and cheer up. It can allay concerns, improve concentration and keep everything under control. It helps accepting of a new ideas. Gemstone diameter ca. 14 mm, inner loop dimensions ca. 6x3 mm - suitable also for thicker chains.