Onyx is a variety of agate encountered in white, black and beige-brown. Its name is of Greek origin and refers to the lines that can be seen on the claws of several animals. It is considered to give courage to overcome difficulties and encourage decision-making. This mineral is also mentioned in Theophrastus’ work. In the bible, it represents Benjamin, the twelfth tribe of Israel.
Labradorite is a tectosilicate mineral that belongs to the Plagioclase Feldspar group. Its name is derived from the Labrador Peninsula of Canada where it was originally found. It is a common mineral, found in ferromagnesian igneous and anorthosite rocks.
All minerals used for the creation of our komboloisincluding Beglerisare mostly gemstones used to craft jewelry. Please treat your komboloi with care. Inclusions, cracks and breakage surfaces are a natural phenomenon and should never be associated with wear and tear.