The stones measures 13/16″ long by 5/8″ wide. The earrings hang about 1 1/2″ long with ear wire. The ear wires are sterling silver.
Beautiful Petoskey Stone with rich color and high contrast. Comfortable and lightweight.
Petoskey stone is a fossilized coral, the state stone of Michigan and is commonly found along the shores of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron in the United States.
It was formed by the fossilization of ancient coral, hexagonaria. These corals lived in warm shallow seas that covered Michigan during Devonian time, some 350 million years ago.