SIze 8 • Peridot + Opal Sterling Silver Ring
Vintage and antique jewelry of the Victorian, Art Deco and Art Nouveau time periods had some of the most spectacular, creative, and thought provoking designs.
Combining traditional methods with today’s technology and using a rare collection of over 3,000 hand-engraved dies, dating from the 1800s to 1920s, our Jeweler is able to showcase some of the most incredible and exclusive jewelry ever designed.
Created using authentic, not replicated, die-sets, molds and hubs from the actual time periods to give you the most genuine antique and vintage jewelry look and feel.
PERIDOT is the "Stone of Protection and Guidance.” It clears outside negative influences, helps one to understand one's destiny and spiritual purpose. Peridot is a healer's stone, energetically propelling one toward spiritual truth, clarity and well being. Physically it releases pain and strengthens the metabolism. *August Birthstone*
OPAL-A beautiful 'rainbow stone' silicate, formed from the skeletons of tiny shells and animals, very porous and at least 30% water. Some say the opal likes to be bathed in cold water and others that they should never be immersed in water or brought into contact with oils. A gem of psychic awareness and of the moon and water it can increase everything we feel as well as helping the assimilation of emotion. Reputed to lose its lustre if touched by an unfaithful lover. They were traditionally believed to help women giving birth to let go and relax. Sometimes considered to be unlucky, perhaps because they cause one's thoughts, good or bad, to rebound on oneself. Useful to help control temper and calm the nerves. Good for the lungs. A strong healing stone, said to enhance intuition, help with eyesight and bring relaxation to the point of total peace. This stone can be used to put the wearer in touch with his or her higher self. Stimulates the pineal and pituitary glands and helps with the assimilation of proteins into the system. Especially helpful to those born in October, it will increase in power if worn with lapis. Used by Aborigines and Native Americans to invoke visions. Can allow for the release of inhibitions and be used to strengthen the memory and instill faithfulness and loyalty with respect to love, personal affiliations and business relationships.