Connemara marble Celtic knot silver pewter pendant
This is a small pendant made with a 4 mm Connemara marble bead above a fine silver over pewter Celtic piece. Length
about 1 inch 2.5 cm including the bail. Look at the coins for scale.
It is on an 18 inch 46cm silver plated chain. Sold in a black window box.
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.