Autumn Pumpkin Carnelian Copper Necklace

Celebrate fall with a genuine orange Carnelian gemstone wrapped like a pumpkin in copper with 4 color enhanced genuine jade accent gemstones. The pendant has been patinated and polished to accentuate the detail, then coated to prevent further patina and protect your skin and clothing.  The pendant is hung from a 20.5″ hand strung necklace with genuine tourmaline and copper beads.

Chain Length Approximately: 20.5″ Extendable up to 22″
Pendant Length Approximately: 2″ Width: 1.5″

Pendant and Necklace images taken in diffused sunlight.

The copper for the pendant, and the pendant itself are all made in the USA.

The price includes USPS first class mail with tracking and a gift box.

Additional information




Copper, Cream, Green, Orange, Red, Yellow


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~ Special thanks to Gopi Dave for teaching me their design. ~


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Carnelian Gemstone

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About Carnelian

Carnelian  was thought to have been named after the color of the cornel cherry. Carnelian, with records dating back over 4000 years, is one of the oldest known gemstones. Carnelian, was highly prized and worn in talisman, amulets, rings and seals by many of the world’s noble people throughout ancient times. Carnelian was worn on the breastplate of Aaron, the first high priest of the Israelites and a prophet in Christian religion. Carnelian played significant roles in ancient Greek, Roman and Babylonian cultures. Napoleon had a carnelian seal that he wore as a lucky charm. In Muslim legend, Mohammed wore a ring set with a carnelian seal, to bring him good luck. In ancient Egypt, polished Carnelian crystal was used in collars and necklaces designed for royalty. Carnelian, a fashion trend in the second century, was carved into cameo rings that depicted personal emblems or figures of gods.

Carnelian, also referred to as chalcedony quartz belongs to the cryptocrystalline branch of quartz. Carnelian has a distinct color of red-orange to brownish-red and obtains its color through iron impurities that form within colorless quartz crystal. The most significant sources of Carnelian include Brazil, Uruguay, India, Madagascar and the United States (Oregon and New Jersey).

Chemical Formula: SiO2 – Silicon dioxide
Color: Brownish-red, red, orange, yellow-orange
Mohs Scale: 6.5 – 7

    Zodiacs Associated with Carnelian

    Carnelian, a vibrant gemstone known for its deep red to orange hues, is often associated with several zodiac signs that are believed to benefit most from its energies. Here are the zodiac signs commonly linked to Carnelian:

    • Leo (July 23 – August 22) – Carnelian is particularly beneficial for Leos. It is believed to enhance their natural enthusiasm, leadership skills, and courage. The stone’s warm colors resonate well with Leo’s fiery nature.
    • Virgo (August 23 – September 22) – For Virgos, Carnelian is thought to provide a boost to their meticulous and often reserved nature. It helps to stimulate creativity and possibly encourage a more optimistic outlook.
    • Aries (March 21 – April 19) – Aries, another fire sign like Leo, can also benefit from Carnelian. It is said to enhance their confidence and assertiveness, fostering a sense of boldness and initiative.
    • Taurus (April 20 – May 20) – While not a traditional match, some believe that Carnelian can help Tauruses to manifest their goals and improve their determination, complementing their earthy and practical tendencies.
    • Cancer (June 21 – July 22) – Carnelian is also linked with Cancer, providing emotional warmth and helping to dispel apathy, which Cancers can sometimes feel.
    These associations are based on traditional beliefs in astrology and crystal healing, and while many people find such connections meaningful, others may appreciate Carnelian purely for its beauty.


    Metaphysical Associated with Carnelian

    *All metaphysical listed below are collected from various sources. The validity of the information is not guaranteed nor expresses the artist’s views. This compiled information is offered as a service for those interested in potential metaphysical properties.


    Self Awareness
    Element: Fire
    Sacral Chakra
    Base Chakra

    Care of Carnelian

    As with most jewelry its is not recommended to use ultrasonic cleaners, hot water, or chemical cleaners.  Use a polishing cloth or wash with mild soap, warm water and dry throughly.

    It is not recommended to wear jewelry while swimming, showering, or in a sauna as the chlorine is not good for the metal or stones.

    Avoid wearing while using chemicals such as household cleaners.