Gibeon meteorite and topaz necklace

$175.00 Sale price

 This pendant features a slice o the Gibeon meteorite and 3 dark blue topaz.  18 in long chain.  Light patina on sterling silver.

The Gibeon meteorite was originally discovered by the Nama people in Namibia and was used by them to make tools and weapons.  A piece of it was analyzed in 1836 when the extraterrestrial nature of the material was confirmed.  The striations of the material are made more evident because the various iron minerals that compose the meteorite etch to different degrees during treatment.

 

Regular price $175.00

 This pendant features a slice o the Gibeon meteorite and 3 dark blue topaz.  18 in long chain.  Light patina on sterling silver.

The Gibeon meteorite was originally discovered by the Nama people in Namibia and was used by them to make tools and weapons.  A piece of it was analyzed in 1836 when the extraterrestrial nature of the material was confirmed.  The striations of the material are made more evident because the various iron minerals that compose the meteorite etch to different degrees during treatment.