This stunning ring is made from the natural gemstone amazonite. This Approximately 9x30mm oval gemstone was set in a sturdy sterling silver bezel, with decorative gold filled prongs. The band is a 5mm wide sterling silver shank with a milled pattern on the shank.. the back of the ring is marked with our hallmark and 925. What is amazonite? Amazonite is a green feldspar mineral gemstone used in jewelry for over 2000 years! Amazonite has been seen in archaeological finds in Egypt and Mesopotamia, showing its value to use in jewelry for thousands of years. Its named for the the location it was first documented, at the base of the amazon river. However there are no known deposits today in that area. Size 8.5 ►Healing Properties Amazonite is said to be a stone of universal love, and very soothing to wear. It calms the brain and nervous system and aids in maintaining the very best of health. Amazonite helps you to see both sides of a problem or different points of view and make more educated decisions. It is said to sooth emotional trauma, alleviating worry and fear. Amazonite is helpful in people with osteoporosis, tooth decay, calcium deficiency or calcium deposits. It is said to relieve muscle spasms. ►Handcrafted in our shop in the South End, Boston Massachusetts. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Ordering is easy. Just click the add to cart button on the right and purchase with a credit card or PayPal and I’ll have your new jewelry nicely packaged and on the way to you in no time! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ►Click below to see more from Hidden Jewel: https://www.etsy.com/shop/HiddenJewelSE Please contact me if you have any questions or special order request. Thanks! ►And Follow us on social media to keep up on my new arrivals and special offers! http://www.facebook.com/hiddenjewelse http://www.twitter.com/hiddenjewelse http://www.instagram.com/hiddenjewelse Contact us if you would like different sizes or colors. We love to make people custom orders. you can also locate us on the web at www.hiddenjewelse.com ► Hidden Jewel has competitive pricing on all our products! As a direct buyer of metal stones and crystal from around the world, we have access to many varieties of stones and metals in both small and bulk quantity, keeping our prices on point!All Jewelry is carefully packaged for a speedy and safe arrival and is packaged in a gift box tied with a ribbon. all our items are packaged nicely but if you would like to send as a gift, convo me and we can even package with a card at no additional charge! *Photos are copyrighted and property of Hidden Jewel and any unauthorized use is prohibited. We are proud of our ideas and originality. Happy shopping!