Moissanite Sterling silver sweet and dainty pendant is the perfect gift for someone who likes subtlety with a bit of sparkle.
• Sterling silver pendant on 18" chain.
• .5 carat created Moissanite set in a bezel setting.
• Hand sculpted one of a kind sterling silver design.
Moissanite as 'a gemstone born from the stars.' Discovered by a French scientist named Henri Moissan in in 1893. He discovered particles of Moissanite in Arizona, in a crater created by a meteorite. He initially thought that he had discovered diamonds, but later determined that the crystals were composed of silicon carbide. Natural moissanite is incredibly rare, so moissanites available today are created, (Brilliantearth.com) thereby also being environmentally friendly.