The Rare and Beautiful have made a striking necklace of Tasmanian Serpentine and Stichtite combined with rondelle shape lava Stone. The Serpentine and Stichtite has an impressive dark hue which matches extremely well with the dark lava stone. The Necklace is 53 cm in length and the clasp is handmade using Sterling Silver.
Serpentine and Stichtite is also known as "Atlantisite"this beautiful rare combination of minerals is found on Tasmania's wild West coast. First discovered in 1910 by railway workers making the Argent Tunnel near Zeehan. This rare mineral was named after Robert Sticht the manager of the Mt Lyell Mine at nearby Queenstown. Stichtite is formed by the alteration of chromite in serpentine. This rock is used by crystal healers to improve kundalini energy flow, to aid spiritual connections and to protect against negativity.