This handcrafted beaded bracelet is made of 4mm sheen obsidian beads with a round pewter accent on top and sheen obsidian puffed teardrops on the sides. It measures approximately 7.5 inches long. The round pewter bead on top measures approximately 14mm or 0.55 inches, and the sheen obsidian teardrops measure approximately 24mm or 0.94 inches long by 14mm or 0.59 inches wide.
Sheen obsidian is black, but it is said to have a cat?s eye effect if you look at it closely under the light. Obsidian is a protective, stabilizing, and grounding stone. It is said to dispel negativity, alleviate depression, and protect us from emotional and physical harm. Obsidian is believed to help us to see what changes we need to make in our lives, no matter how difficult, and it gives us the power and wisdom to move forward. It allows us to become aware of our flaws and gives us insight into how correct them. Obsidian is said to keep negative thoughts at bay, help us to find hidden abilities, increase self-discipline, enhance concentration, and conquer obsessions. It is thought to foster honesty, loyalty, and responsibility. Obsidian is associated with the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius.