The subtle oval rhodonite gemstone cabochon shown here is 31mm long. It is available to be handcrafted into a custom made ring or pendant for you.
Rhodonite is usually a soft pink, sometimes shot through with black strands of manganese oxide. Iits name comes from the Greek rhodos, meaning rosy. It is sometimes known as the stone of love.
Rhodonite is thought to soothe the nervous system. It is believed to be an emotional balancer, and to heal emotional shock. It is supposed to promote love.