Tumbled Moonstone set in upcycled oak wood and wrapped with .925 sterling silver.
Properties for Stone: Feldspar var. Moonstone
A popular name for pearly and opalescent microcline although some moonstone could be orthoclase, but data are few. Frequently improperly applied to peristerite variety of plagioclase. Antiperthite and anorthoclase may show schiller similar to moonstone and have been lumped together with true moonstone due to lack of a less generic name.
Crystal System: Monoclinic
Chemical Composition: (K,Na)Ca(Al,Si)AlSi2O8
Color: Peach, Tan, White
Mineral Class: Silicates
Astrological Sign: Cancer, Libra, Scorpio
Primary Chakra: Sacral
Secondary Chakra: Crown, Third-Eye
Issues and Ailments (Physical): Arthritis, Balance-Hormones, Birthing, Bites, Childbirth, Circulation, Edema, Headaches, Healing, Health-and-Healing, Infertility, Insomnia, Lactation, Menopause, Menstrual, menstruation, Multiple-Sclerosis, Muscular/Skeletal, Obesity, Pancreas, Pituitary-Gland, PMS, Pregnancy, Puberty, Sting/Bites, Stings, Stomach, Vomiting, Water-Retention
Issues and Ailments (Emotional): Anger, Centering, Composure, Emotional-Balance, Emotional-Healing, Fear-of-Dark, Happiness, Harmony, Hope, Letting-go-of-the-need-to-control, Mood-Swings, Nurture, Positive-Energy, Postpartum-Depression
Issues and Ailments (Spiritual): Ancient-Wisdom, Balance-Aura, Clairvoyance, Connecting-with-Higher-Realms, Energy-Work, Enhance/Stimulate-Dreams, Enhances-Dreams, Expanding-Consciousness, Healing-Increasing-Awareness, Higher-Consciousness-and-Will, Higher-Realms, Intuition, Protection, Psychic-Protection, Revitalizing-Aura, Safe-Travel, Serving-Humanity, Vision-Quest, yin-energy
• A wonderfully helpful stone for those who seek to embrace the Goddess within.
• A stone of intuition and insight, Moonstone helps to connect to all of the different cycles one experiences in life.
• Helps to balance the emotional body, especially any aggressive tendencies in males or females.
• Many people find Moonstone to be very soothing and use it to help relieve stress.
• Used to protect those who travel on or by water.
• Connects us to Divine Inspiration, and channels it into our own intuition.
• encourages introspection and judgment, yielding to easier decision making
• Enhances one's emotional vision, bringing greater creative abilities and freedom of expression.
• Prevents jet lag and provides safe travel, especially over water and at night.
• Alleviate nightmares and provide regular sleep patterns.
• Physically, Moonstone can promote conception by aiding all aspects of the reproductive system.
Moonstone is also known to help with digestive system, including the liver, and can aid in the absorption of essential vitamins and minerals. Many women like Moonstone for its ability to balance hormonal and menstrual cycles.
Upcycled hardwood and gemstones are blended together to produce truely unique talisman pendants. Choose from the existing stock or have one made to order. Optional 18" Sterling (.925) Silver chain for an additional $10.00.
Every piece made at House of Wood and Stone is unique from start to finish so there is no added fee to customize a piece. *Costs may fluctuate based on quality and rarity of stone.
Custom variations for stain color are based on Minwax brand wood stains.
Please contact by email to discuss any additional information or specific requests.
Prices vary based on: Type of wood, Type of Stone, Size and Detail of the piece. Variation requests not already listed are welcome but will require additional communication. Similar pieces are always a similar price. Custom orders can be created and delivered in 3-5 weeks.
Most electronic payment methods are accepted. Payment within 3 business days is highly appreciated.
Shipments will usually be mailed within 24 hours of confirmed payments (with exception for custom orders). On occasion, requirement of additional packaging materials may delay shipping times up to 72 hours. Additional insurance and tracking information can be provided if requested. International customers: please allow extra time for customs clearance.
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
I take pride and care in both my work and reputation and will package all items accordingly. Clear communication and documentation showing a critical defect in craftsmanship may be eligible for a full or partial refund. Buyer assumes responsibility for return shipping. With the above exception, all sales are considered final.
Custom design, color and stone inlay are available. Time between order and shipment will vary based on complexity, detail and size but will generally be shipped in less than four weeks time.
Some rocks and minerals, such as Sulphur, are scientifically known to have inherent health/safety risks which may not be listed in these descriptions. Other species may become altered when exposed to moisture, Ultra-Violet light or heat. I provide information which can be confirmed through multiple sources and make every attempt to eliminate large discrepancies between authors. Some portions may be taken directly from the source with additional citation. Metaphysical descriptions can vary based intention, method and even location of use. It is strongly recommended to find the method of use which best fits your own personal preferences.
References for any scientific and metaphysical information provided:
Cunningham, S. (2011). Cunningham's Encyclopedia of Crystal, Gem & Metal Magic.
Donald R. Prothero, F. S. (2004). Sedimentary Geology: An Introduction to Sedimentary Rocks and Stratigraphy second edition. New York, NY: W.H. Freeman and Company.
Perkins, D. (2011). Minerolgy Third Edition. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall.
As little as 0.001% impurity can alter the coloration of a mineral. This chart shows which colors are
result from which metallic impurities. This shows only the most common colorations and does not reflect additional causation such as radiation, isotopes, or light refraction properties.
Vanadium Green / Color change
Chromium Red - Green
Iron Red - Green - Yellow
Copper Green - Blue