Three oxidized sterling silver chains. Two chains are wire wrapped tiny labradorite rondelles with ab sapphire and colbalt crystals, etched, oxidized sterling silver chain with dangling crystals.The clasp, etched chain extender are oxidized crystal. Length 18" with 3" extender. Labradorite is an unusual mineral. It can display a beautiful iridescent play of colors, caused by internal fractures in the mineral that reflect light back and forth, dispersing it into different colors.
This effect, known as labradorescence, gives labradorite its appeal and fame. The "flash" is known as labradorescence. The colors change according to the angle of light refraction, and may be blue, green, yellow, and pink.The base color of the stone itself a silvery gray. Labradorite resonates to archangel raphael the archangel of healing and love. A rock star of mystical lore and ancient legends, the labradorite crystal meaning can be traced back to the native peoples of icy canada that believed the stone was created from frozen fire, a result of the northern lights. This item is made of labradorite and silver.