A Black Onyx & 925 sterling silver pendant on a 16 inch silver tone chain. Pendant measures 11mm across and 25mm from top of bail to bottom of pendant. Black onyx is a protective stone. Onyx jewellery is worn to defend against negativity that is directed at you. It is a soothing stone said to help alleviate fears and worries and to help you to feel comfortable within yourself and in your surroundings. It fortifies self confidence and sharpens ones senses. It is a good stone to have around during times of mental or physical stress or bereavement, as it provides strength and support during difficult circumstances. Onyx is the birthstone for Leo.