Bar or rectangle matched pair mostly black and red semiprecious stones for earrings Sonora Sunset (Chrysocolla-Cuprite) designer cabochons 25.5 mm by 9 mm and 5.5 mm thick.
These stone cabochons for jewelry making weigh about 15 carats each.
This gorgeous semi precious gemstone material is known as Sonora Sunset or Sonora Sunrise. The mostly solid red stone cabochons are sometimes called Crimson Cuprite.
The blue/green is Chrysocolla, the red is Cuprite, and the black is Iron Oxide.
This Chrysocolla Cuprite is from the Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Santa Cruz Municipality, in Sonora, Mexico.
Metaphysical Properties: Chrysocolla is associated with serenity, tranquility, peace, patience, tolerance, acceptance, unconditional love, meditation, calmness, hope gentleness and sensitivity. Cuprite assists us in dealing with female relationships, mother, sister, daughter, wife or a female partner. Sonora Sunset is also said to be helpful in dealing with major problems: irrational anxieties, terror from past traumas, and fear of dying.