Shungite Sterling Silver Poison Ring
Shungite set in solid Sterling Silver artisan crafted size 9 1/2 ring.
* Shungite Ring
* Size 9
* 3.1 g total weight
* Set in SOLID .925 Sterling Silver
* Stamped .925
* Setting measures approximately 3/8" x 3/8"
A poison ring is a type of ring with a container under the stone or inside the bezel itself that could be used to hold poison or another substance. They became popular in Europe during the sixteenth century. The poison ring was used either to slip poison into an enemy's food or drink, or to facilitate the suicide of the wearer in order to escape capture or torture.
This Shungite rough is bezel set in Sterling silver sits atop a cap. It opens up to a cavity where you can put a small hair, eyelash, fur from pet, affirmation, prayer or solid perfume. It's like a treasure chest on your finger. Unique!!
Shungite is a black, lustrous, non-crystalline mineraloid consisting of more than 98 weight percent of carbon. It was first described from a deposit near Shunga village, in Karelia, Russia, from where it gets its name. Shungite has been reported to contain trace amounts of fullerenes which is thought to purify water and relieve emotional stress.
*Comes in a gift box, perfect for gift giving!
*All items ship USPS First Class Mail with tracking from CO.
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