Rainbow mother of pearl silver ring, handmade sterling ring decorated with sterling leaf, size 17,8
This mother of pearl silver ring has been centered around a 15×10 mm oval rainbow mother of pearl ornated with a silver leaf. I cut the leaf from sterling silver and fastened it to the mother of pearl using a pin and a glue.
The 2 mm wide ring shank has been made of 2 sterling silver wires.
The colors in the Rainbow mother of Pearl shift in the light from pink, to purple, to blue and green/grey.
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Mother of Pearl gets its name from the fact that it is the iridescent lining of shell, where pearls can grow. Mother of Pearl has both traditional and New Age metaphysical and healing lore. It is said to attract prosperity. It is used in mystical work and lore to heighten intuition, psychic sensitivity, and imagination. It is purported to protect from negative influence, and transmute negative energy. It is said to be highly protective and a particularly potent stone of protection for children. A traditional lore use of Mother of Pearl is to purify environments. Mother of Pearl is also used in metaphysics to access primordial and racial memories. Crystal healing and folklore say that Mother of Pearl is helpful for high blood pressure, dizziness, improving vision, cataracts, and wound healing.