Ridged Pyrite Ammonite Fossil Earrings
Fantastic Ridged Pyrite Ammonite Fossil Earrings! These unique little fossils have been set in Argentium Silver (.935) with top quality Sterling Silver (.925) earhoops. I only find a small amount of these ridged ammonites within large batches of pyrite ammonites.
Pyrite Ammonites - Pyrite naturally replaces the animal shell. An odd occurance, which only occurs in an oxygen free environment. (Calcite replaces the animal shell in most of the other ammonites.) Pyrite ammonites are species Kosmoceras. These pyritized ammonite fossils are only found in Russia, in an area along the Volga River. Estimated age 165 - 175 million years old.
Origin: Volga River, Russia
Earring measurements (fossil and setting): each approx. 22mm x 11mm x 6mm (25.4mm = 1 inch)
We proudly use reclaimed metals in our jewelry. The wire we use is reclaimed and manufactured in the USA.
Argentium Silver is made with a touch of germanium. It presents a bright white color that is closer to fine silver than traditional sterling and is extremely slow to tarnish under most conditions. With 93.5% pure silver, Argentium meets the legal standard to be quality-marked as sterling silver. All Argentium is made from reclaimed silver and its sources are guaranteed by Argentium International Ltd.
Metaphysical: (Ammonites) transmute negative energy. Ammonites provide stability and structure as well as protection for the user. (Fossils) represent time, eternity, and evolution. They also tends to encourage and supplement ones survival instincts. (Pyrite) is a stone of intellect and protection. It enhances intelligence, mental stability, logic, analysis, creativity, memory, and psychic development. It can help you tap your own latent mental talents and abilities. Pyrite is a powerful protection stone, and is very grounding. Pyrite additionally is a stone that brings energies of good luck or good fortune
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