Trapezoid shaped green striped semi precious gemstone Ricolite designer cabochon 43 mm long by 9 to 17 mm wide and 5 mm thick.
This lovely deep green variety of Serpentine with pale green banding is known as Ricolite and comes from New Mexico.
Serpentine cabochons have a hardness of about 3, but usually take a high polish. Care must be taken in setting, wearing and cleaning your cabochons.
Metaphysical Properties: Serpentine is soothing to the emotional body, allowing one to release fear of change or hardship and to look forward to the future with expectation and excitement.