Peridot

Hardness 6.5 - 7
Birthstone August
Anniversary 16th
Metaphysical Known for helping to reduce anger, combat sadness, melancholy and depression.

Egypt was one of the earliest sources of Peridot, it can now be found in several locations in Asia and Arizona.

Believed to shield the owner of evil spirits, many ancient and medieval cultures valued Peridot.  The gemstone was found in chalices, churches, and priests’ jewelry around the second century.

Wash in warm soapy water. Use caution with ultrasonic and avoid steamer.

Peridot Jewelry