Engraved Bohemian Moldavite Sterling S ilver Pendant. MOLDAVITE is a green meteorite glass that was formed during a meteorite impact 14.5 mil. Years ago in the area of Nördlinger (Bavaria, Germany) where the crater of Ries was formed (24 km in diameter) as a result. It is supposed that the meteorite was 1 km in diameter. The impact caused melting of sedimentary rocks, which were hurled into the air where they cooled and fell down in an area 250 km away, mainly in South Bohemia, the Czech Republic.
The glass is named after the river of Vltava (the Moldau) which flows through this region. Weight of silver in the photo approx. Weight of moldavite varies depending on the particular piece.
Height of pendant 2.7 cm. The photographs are for illustration purpose only. Our products are hand made and as such they may differ in their appearance and dimensions. The item "LION with Crown Engraved Bohemian MOLDAVITE SILVER Pendant Regal Royal Wulflund" is in sale since Thursday, October 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Handcrafted, Artisan Jewelry\Necklaces & Pendants".
The seller is "wulflund_shop" and is located in Prague. This item can be shipped worldwide.