This piece created from a bar of reticulated silver oxidized and polished to show the unique texture and a bezel set green agate, allows a simple touch to accessorize and to fit your lifestyle. Lightweight and adjustable chain from 20” to 24” it will add a gorgeous glow to any outfit.
Green Agate is a gemstone that has a meaning and properties of adjusting the energy balance. It has been believed for its power to balance Yin and Yang. This gemstone would give vitality to the owner if the power is getting less. It would save your energy if the power is getting excessive.
Reticulation is used exclusively by studio jewelers to produces a ridged textured surface through controlled heating. Reticulation involves heating a sheet of gold or silver alloy up to 10 times to oxidize the copper at the surface, then pickling to remove the oxide and leave a thin layer of pure metal. This process results in different melting temperatures between the surface and the interior of the sheet, in the interior flows before the surface metal does resulting in wrinkles that look like a mountain ridge or surface of the moon. Do to the nature of the technique each piece is unique in its pattern and can never be repeated exactly making each piece special and one of a kind.