While it may not be common knowledge, Mother of Pearl comes in a variety of colors, shading from white, to pink, green, brown and even black. Now you have the uncommon opportunity to coordinate your Mother of Pearl jewelry in your favorite colors!
This beautiful hand-carved Black Mother of Pearl Dragonfly has clearly been crafted by a master artisan. The gracefully curved carving, and delicate undercut, transform the single piece of black toned Mother of Pearl into a perfectly matched pair of shimmering dragonfly wings. The iridescent Mother of Pearl wings are tastefully complimented by the gleaming sterling silver dragonfly body. Polished to perfection, this stunning black Mother of Pearl dragonfly is an incomparable gift for for yourself or someone you love!
Treasured for the warmth with which it reflects light, Mother of Pearl is considered by some to be the "opal of the sea".
Composed of calcium carbonate and conchiolin, Mother of Pearl is used by some cultures for medicinal purposes, to promote health and tranquility for the beholder. While there may not be any scientific proof for the claims of medicinal benefits, it is difficult to argue with the quite sense of awe you feel as you gaze deeply into one of nature's loveliest natural jewels!
The black dragonfly measures 1 5/8 inches from wingtip to wingtip, 1 1/4 inches from head to tail, and is suspended from a 16 inch, matching sterling silver chain.
Your black Mother of Pearl dragonfly necklace comes in a wooden gift box, inscribed with descriptive information.