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Large chunky piece of unusual moss agate set it a teardrop shaped sterling silver setting. A small piece of amethyst is attached in a sterling silver setting on the left side for some wonderful asymmetry. Ring is a size 6.5. It's hard to capture all of the colors of moss agate in the pictures. It's almost transluscent with dark green swirls. Just needs a little polishing. A very sturdy ring!
Moss agate is a multi-shade of green that resembles moss or trees from a distance. This mineral is commonly found in limestone and granite. It is a form of agate which includes minerals of a green colour embedded in the chalcedony, forming filaments and other patterns suggestive of moss. It also sometimes resembles blue-cheese. The field is a clear or milky-white quartz, and the included minerals are mainly oxides of manganese or iron. Moss agate is the most powerful of the agates that helps balance emotional energy. It helps the user to let go of anger and bitterness, so the emotions are balanced. When used in jewelry the moss agate is believed to bring the wearer health, friends and riches.