Sterling silver pendant, Ag 925/1000. Rhodium plated. With genuine, natural gemstone - nephrite. Wonderful pendant grabs attention to the curves of ladies' necks. Gemstone characteristics: Type: Natural gemstone nephrite. Country of origin: China. Carat weight: 4.45 ct. Cabochon cut, diameter 8 mm. Color: Dark green. Hardness: 6 - 6.5 Mohs. Specific gravity: 2.95. Refractive index: 1.606 - 1.632. Gemstone diameter ca. 8mm. Nephrite helps us in difficult times to preserve our own identity and helps us, even in seemingly hopeless situations, not to give up. It supports us in making quick decisions and the courage to act just by pure conscience under all circumstances. In relation to the neighbors, it teaches us tolerance, the art is to understand them, although if we do not agree with them. Inner loop dimensions ca. 8x6 mm.