Siena Orange Agate and Copper Wirework Earrings

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Glowy-bright orange agate sits nestled in a graceful swirl, dangled from copper chain. The Siena earrings measure 4.5 cm (approx. 1 3/4 inches) long, and 5 cm (approx 1 inch) across at the widest point. Solid copper ear wires.


In the folklore surrounding gemstones and metals, agate has been used for healing and magic since before man learned to write. Today, it's considered a stabilizing, strengthening stone, and is often used for protection, especially for travelers. It's believed to aid the user in manifesting positive goals and to encourage intellectual growth.  Copper is thought to improve circulation and relieve pain. It's associated with the sun and with luck, and is believed to enhance the properties of gemstones.