- Stone: Botswana Agate
- Metal: Sterling Silver
- Length: 1 5/8"
- Width: 3/4"
Botswana Agate is a type of Chalcedony (a form of quartz) found in the Bobonong district of Botswana. This agate is well known for its intricate bands of color in shades of white, black, grey and pink hues. The bands were formed from repeated lava flows that deposited quartz and silica over the area for millions of years.
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.