Amazonite Pendant | Heart | Light Green | 1/2″
Amazonite is also called as Amazon Jade or Amazon Stone. Worn as jewelry in pre-Columbian Central & South America, it is believed to have adorned the shields of the legendary Amazonian tribes of female warriors. Well-known in India, Egypt, Sudan and Mesopotamia, it was a popular amulet stone and was once used as decorative material for building facades. It was carved and cut into tablets for the Egyptian funerary text, Book of the Dead. You are in good company when you wear an amazonite pendant, as amazonite jewelry was found among King Tutankhamen’s treasures.