Herkimer Diamond, Moldavite & Campo De Cielo Sterling Silver Ring
Campo De Cielo Meteorite, Moldavite Meteorite & Herkimer Diamond Sterling Silver Size 8 1/2 ring.
* Campo de Cielo Meteorite, Moldavite & Herkimer Diamond Ring
* Size 8 1/2
* 8 g total weight
* Set in SOLID .925 Sterling Silver
* Stamped .925
* Measures approximately 1/2"x 1"
This amazing ring boasts a Moldavite Meteorite, Herkimer Diamond and Campo De Cielo Meteorite bezel set in simple Sterling Silver. The combination of the stones is unique and creates an interesting conversation piece.
The Herkimer diamond is a double pointed Quartz Crystal that has already been faceted by nature. The Herkimer comes from only one place - Herkimer, New York, in the United States. The bedrock in which the crystals are found began forming approximately half a billion years ago in a shallow Cambrian Sea that lapped against the southern shores of the ancestral Adirondack Mountains.
Moldavite is a green translucent silica meteoric glass created by a large cosmic velocity meteorite which vaporized when it struck the earth in Nordlingen, Germany. A small percentage of that vapor was propelled into the ionosphere by the impact explosion through the hole punched in the earth's dense atmosphere. When this silica vapor reached the cold of outer space, it condensed then solidified and fell back to earth creating a strewn field of lime green tektite, several hundred miles away in the Moldau River Valley north of Prague, Czechoslovakia. Thus the name Moldavite.
The Meteorite Campo de Cielo hit an area in Argentina and was first discovered in 1571. This meteorite is thought to have fallen 4,000-6,000 years ago. Pieces range in size from grains of sand to 35 tons.
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