This bracelet is designed thinking of every day wear. The bracelet consist of two different sizes of Butter Jade gemstone beads 6mm. The bracelet measures out to 8.25 inches long including the sterling silver lobster claw clasp . A great gift for yourself or someone special!
Butter Jade, AKA Butterstone or African Jade is really a stone that used to be called Stromatolite. This rock is from southern Africa, and was formed during the Archean Period making it over 2 1/2 billion years old! In Africa, butter stone is used to soothe the heart, bring peaceful sleep and a warming sense of calm.
Microfossils in the form of of blue green algae have been found in the fine stripes and may represent the beginnings of life on earth and contain a history of our own origins. Microfossils in the form of fossilized algae are the earliest known life forms, predating the dinosaurs by 2500 million years, and represent the beginnings of life and fossils, as we know them!
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