- Stone: Dendrite Agate
- Metal: Sterling Silver
- Length: 2 1/2"
- Width: 1 5/8"
Dendritic Agate is a chalcedony (form of quartz) that is mined around the world. It is a rare form of agate sought after for the black and brown mineral deposits that create patterns resembling dendrites (greek for neurons) or branches and ferns within its translucent to milky white color.
This unique stone pendant was crafted in the historic city of Jaipur, India. Jaipur, the capital of the state of Rajasthan, has been famous for it's traditional jewelry for many centuries. Rajasthan is an area rich in deposits of precious and semi-precious stones. Jaipur bazaars abound with classic tribal jewelry and are renowned for their expert stone cutters and designers. We hope you enjoy this beautiful piece of India's historic artistic tradition.