Vintage Onyx Rectangle Keepsake Box, stunning deep rust, orange, ivory and celadon colors intermingle in this authentic natural semi-precious stone box. It is an Objet d' Art all by itself or the perfect keepsake box for a gift or accent to any room. In very good vintage condition.
•Please view all photos for condition, as our opinion may differ from yours.
•Please see our shop policies on returns, exchanges & shipping.
•Please pay close attention to item descriptionsand if you have questions about a selection, PLEASE message us & we will be glad to help!
Please visit our online shop www.luxecurations.com for more exciting new, vintage and antique decor and accessories!
DIMENSIONS: 6 " L x 4" W x 2 1/4" H
FACTS & HISTORY: Though best know for the color black Onyx can range in color. Each color variation has its own unique veining patterns, too. Lighter color varieties can be somewhat translucent. There are onyx variations with blue, green, red, gray, gold or brown shades. Since onyx is a natural stone, no two samples are the same. They all have their own unique veining and coloration. Onyx comes from all over the world. It is formed in the vesicles of lava or volcanic rock.
Onyx is more than just a gemstone, although onyx has been used in jewelry for centuries, it is more than just a gemstone. Onyx is a beautiful stone for home decor items as well. It can be carved into bathroom accessories or sinks. It is also sometimes used for countertops and vanities.
Onyx is said to give strength. It promotes vigour, steadfastness and stamina. Imparts self-confidence, helping you to be at ease in your surroundings. Onyx banishes grief, enhances self-control and stimulates the power of wise decision-making. It encourages happiness and good fortune.
Onyx treats disorders of the bones, bone marrow and blood. It is beneficial for teeth and the feet.
Onyx stone, like other stones, requires care to keep it in top condition. Onyx, like marble, is a soft stone that reacts with acids. Avoid spilling vinegar, lemon juice, wine and other harsh liquids on onyx. If you do spill on the onyx, try to clean up the mess as quickly as possible to avoid damage.