In ancient Egypt obelisk's were placed at the entrance of temples in worhsip of the sun god Ra. With gold covered tips they represented Ra as a ray of light coming down fom the sky. This pieces is inspired by those monolithic structures. The hand cut pyramid quartz has a gold plated setting visible through the stones. Clear quartz was valued by the ancient Egyptians, where the sun's power was believed to be harnessed through the crystal as a source of solar energy refraction.
Recycled 925 sterling silver and stone setting 18ct gold plated. Pyramid crystal quartz directly sourced and fully traceable. Sourced from Veredinha Mine in Vale do Jequitinhonha, Brazil. Cut in Tefilo Otoni, Brazil.