Peridot has an olive or bottle green colour and a distinctive "oily" lustre. Peridot is sometimes called "the Evening Emerald" thanks to its sparkling green tone. And yet, it looks good any time of the day. It is durable and suitable for everyday wear.
This gemstone is associated with the astrological sign of Libra. Furthermore, it's the choice for those born in August.
It is said to have protective, healing and cleansing power, and is best worn around the neck.
The Crusaders brought Peridot to Europe in the Middle Ages from an Egyptian island in the Red Sea, where it had been mined for thousands of years.Details: Oval Peridot and white gold pendant measuring 9mm x 7mm with a 9ct white gold chain of 40cm or 45cm length.