The Sterling Silver Moonstone Ring

The Sterling Silver Moonstone Ring

Moonstone is feldspar that reaches the quality of a gemstone. This stone is made unique by its Adularescence or soft glow of light that floats just below the surface of the stone. Also known as a cabochon, moonstone can have a white, silver, blue or rainbow-like glow. Its chemical composition is sodium potassium aluminum silicate, and it exhibits a pearly and opalescent schiller. Another name for the stone is hecatolite.

Sterling silver moonstone ring is a timeless piece of jewelry. This is high quality silver with a content of 92.5% pure silver and 7.5% of other metals either copper, zinc, or nickel. The size of the moonstone could be large or small with the average carat size being 1 to 5 carats. The more valuable stones would be 15 to 20 carats, therefore much more expensive, and still the largest moonstone ever recorded weighed between 300-450 carats.