Sparkly polished slice of Black Botswana Agate flanked by decent quality pear and oval faceted Black Spinel gemstones set in sterling silver link collar necklace.
The five central stones, the Black Botswana Agate druzy slices, each measure 1-1/4 inches long.
Great, chunky necklace with adjustable toggle claps that make its size adjustable from 19 to 23 inches long. Wear it at the shortest length for a gorgeous black spinel choker.
Black Botswana Agate meaning:
Botswana Agate is volcanic in origin from 187 million years ago. Unlike other igneous stones which form in flat layers, these stones formed in waves along rolling in and out of existing fault lines.
Botswana Agate does come from Botswana, Africa. There it is known as Sunset Stone. It is believed to hold the sun's light and it is believed to provide safety and security to hose who are alone in the dark.
In Africa, Botswana Agate is used in fertility rituals.
Botswana Agate healing properties:
It's the best stone for increasing oxygen intake throughout your body and specifically skin, lungs, blood and brain. It is excellent for smokers or those who have suffered from smoke inhalation. Great for life guards; helps revive rescued individuals.
Botswana Agate metaphysical properties:
Lifts the energy of depression and lethargy. Encourages wisdom by encouraging reflecting, checking within, slowing down, and learning from past behaviors.
The black spinel are genuine, but more on the opaque side than transparent.
Black Spinel meaning:
Spinels comes in black, blue, brown, green and red, sometimes with streaks of white or clear.
No one knows for sure, but it has been supposed that the name Spinel comes from the Greek word Spinos, which means spark. It might also be from the Latin word spina which means thorn
Spinel healing properties:
This is an important crystal for detoxing. Also very calming in general, especially to the legs. Good for restless leg syndrome.
Place your necklace under a pyramid. structure for half an hour to amplify its energy.