This pendant has a rainbow of deep teal, blue and purple colors in the 25mm, oval shaped mystic topaz gemstone. It is prong set in an open backed, sterling silver filigree frame. Entire pendent is 2 1/2 inches long, including the cut out, cross bail. 925 marking on the back of the bail. There are six 16 mm, Swarovski, color changing, cone shaped crystals, purple and fuchsia shell pearls and purple agates. The necklace is filled with green and teal roundel shaped crystals and silver accent beads. All the "tower" crystals are color changing. All are made by Swarovski and are aurora borealis coated. I finished this sparkling necklace with a shiny heart shaped clasp, and 2 inches of extra chain with a green crystal hanging at the end. The necklace is 20 - 22 inches long. The earrings are made with cone or tower shaped, color changing crystals, with rhinestone roundels at both ends. I also used 8mm purple shell pearls, and bicone shaped, purple crystals on the bottom. The earrings are 1 1/2 inch long with sterling silver ear wires.
Mystic Topaz is Topaz that is coated with an ultra-thin film, similar to the coatings used on camera lenses, can change the color of the stone. Mystic topaz is a topaz that has been coated with a film giving it a rainbow effect of scintillation and color. This coating is a thin layer of titanium that is only microns thick. It is applied to the bottom of the stone also, otherwise known as the pavilion of the stone. The coating of a mystic topaz can be scratched or damaged easily. The coating is also sensitive to chemicals, including cleaning supplies and chlorine. Mystic topaz should not be cleaned in an ultrasonic cleaner or with a steamer. Healing Properties of Fire Topaz Some believe that fire topaz stimulates the metabolism and digestion and improves the sense of taste. It is said to be able to help regulate blood flow, ease tension and the pain of certain diseases, heal blood disorders and damaged tissue, reverse the aging process and inspire artistic strength. It can also strengthen the thyroid gland and increase the metabolism. It is said to even help people after they die, as it helps them in moving onto the next life