Silver Jewelry


Quartz Crystal Sterling Silver Earrings

Quartz in all its forms is the most common mineral on planet earth.
It is found in sand, clay and many stones and common rocks.
Quartz is one of the basic building blocks of the earth and is even found in the platelets in the brain. A quartz crystal is the most evolved form of quartz, the process called hydrothermal replacement is how quartz crystals form. Quartz is piezoelectric which means when compressed it emits an electric charge. Also when quartz is submitted to an electric charge it vibrates similar to the way a tuning fork vibrates when struck.
Quartz has many applications in technology including the silicon chips in your computer, the quartz time piece and it has also is used in radio technology.