Third Eye pendant featuring a custom inlay of high-fired porcelain combined with Opal set in Recycled 14K Rose Gold Heavy-Plated Sterling Silver and hung on an 18" Rose Gold-Filled Chain
Artist Marta Pia hand makes this in the U.S, and due to the nature of this process some pieces might present some small variations, which in our opinion makes them even more unique and personal.
Opal is hydrated silicon dioxide - submicroscopic silica spheres bonded together with water and additional silica. Because of it's play of color, it was considered by all in the ancient world to be the most bewitching and mysterious of gems, worn for its virtues of soothing and strengthening the sight, healing diseases of the eyes, and capable of providing great luck, as it possessed all the virtues of the gemstones whose colors reside within it. In Greek mythology, opals were considered the stone form of the tears that Zeus wept after the defeat of the Titans, whereas Indian lore considered it part of the Goddess of Rainbows after she turned to stone to avoid the romantic advances of other gods. The opal used is mined in Australia, the main producer of opal worldwide.