Herkimer Diamonds are double-terminated quartz crystals first found in Herkimer, New York. Incredibly, they are close to five hundred million years old. Magnificent works of nature, found in the rock, having a diamond-like geometrical shape. Thus the name of “Herkimer Diamonds”.
Raw Herkimer Diamond Earrings – Details
- Stone sizes vary between 9-11mm. Measurements are given in the 3rd image.
- These are not CUT, raw stones in their natural mined shape. They’ll be hand-matched to the size but no two will be exactly the same.
- Although these are very high quality stones with lots of sparkle and clarity they might feature minor and mostly colourless inclusions.
- You can choose classic French Wires or Elongated V wires. Please see the 3rd-5th-6th images.
- Due to hygiene reasons we can’t accept returns on earrings unless faulty.
April Birthstone, Herkimer Diamond
The purity of Diamond helps you to detoxify your body, and get rid of any harsh physical particles that are inhabiting the body. This clarity can also serve to improve eyesight and reduce the effects of eye conditions such as glaucoma. It provides the wearer with the knowledge that their body is capable of pushing through anything.
Herkimer Diamond Earrings are also known to be unbreakable. Their strength is felt by the wearer, who may experience greater determination and drive. For someone who feels broken or lost, the presence of diamonds can help them to remember their inner strength, that comes not only from them, but the universe surrounding them. This is also partly why they are given as a symbol of everlasting love. It represents a bond so strong that it cannot be broken.
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