The ancient Egyptians called Carnelian "the setting sun" because of the beautiful colors. Carnelian is an orange-colored variety of Chalcedony a mineral of the Quartz family. The orange pinkish and the deep rusty brown color Carnelian in Latin means Flesh. This lovely heavy necklace (I couldn't put it on my scale) is so cold to the touch and if you are wearing it, it gets warm.. The necklace closure is a sterling toggle. This necklace was made in Israel and they make quality jewelry. The necklace has 3/4 inch beads knotted and 18 Inch length. With a 2 1/2 inch pendant of sterling silver. The tag is still on that says made in Israel. Carnelian is known to have many healing effect. This will come in a velvet bag and gift box ready to give. For you from the High Plains of Kansas!
VINTAGE 80's Carnelian 3/4 Inch Knotted Beads With Sterling Pendant 18 Inches