2.7mm Peridot Heart Shaped Gemstone Pendant Necklace in 18k Yellow Gold
The stunning green Peridot is the official birthstone for August. The Peridot reflects a variety of green hues, from dark leek green to a lighter yellow green. Peridot is a gemstone variety of Chrysolite that varies in color depending upon the balance of iron and magnesium within the stone. It has been called the spring gem. It's generally considered a healthy, positive and peaceful stone. The dominant source of Peridot today is Arizona, with other significant deposits in Myanmar, Brazil, Australia, Norway and Africa. Peridot is the gem variety of olivine and ranges between 6.5 and 7 on the Mohs scale of hardness.