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Paula says -
"Tradition stamping really sets off this teardrop shaped onyx pendant."
Sterling silver collar shown is not included.
Onyx is mined as a striped variety of agate, with white, black, brown or red alternating bands that are parallel and regular. Treatments using heat, sugar, and/or acid can turn onyx a uniform color, most commonly black, green, purple or blue. White onyx occurs naturally and can also be achieved by bleaching. Onyx may chip or scratch rather easily and it is used mainly in settings, not for carvings or inlay work. The main sources of onyx are India and South America, but it is also found in China, Brazil, Madagascar, Mexico and the U.S.A.