Connemara marble and amethyst bracelet. Made with a color block design. Irish design.
In this bracelet green Connemara marble and purple amethyst beads are divided with silver spiral Celtic beads. The two colours compliment each other wonderfully and reflect the beauty of the Irish landscape.
The natural stone beads are 8 mm diameter.
It is stretch and fits most wrists. It can be made larger or smaller if necessary. Sold in an organza bag with designer tags. Made in our workshop in Ireland.
Over 750 million years old Connemara marble is from the Precambrian age. Connemara marble is a beautiful and unusual marble rich in forsterite olivine and serpentine which gives it its green colour. Found in the West of Ireland it is Ireland’s most famous stone. It’s green colour symbolises Ireland. Look closely and you will see shades of olive, peridot, jade, emerald and a host of other greens as well as subtle greys, white and yellow. Being a natural material no two pieces are ever exactly the same. Connemara marble reflects the beauty of the Irish landscape and is part of its natural heritage. Connemara Marble is said to bring serenity to those who keep in near.
Amethyst is associated will Achill island in Co. Mayo where it was once very plentiful.
We use it to represent the heather covered mountains of Ireland. The Romans believed it protected against drunkenness. It is the stone of wisdom and intuition.