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Mini Amazonite Cabochon | Natural Aqua Worry Stone 1.25″ Meditation Crystal Specimen

• Amazonite is a semi-opaque stone that was used extensively by the Egyptians and is sometimes called the stone of courage • Amazonite is a gem variety of microcline feldspar and is usually polished as a cabochon. It displays a schiller of light which is caused by inclusions. Schiller is a lustrous reflection from planes in a mineral grain and is similar to what is more commonly known as iridescence. The schiller is caused by a feature of the stone’s [...]

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Amazonite Specimen

Amazonite Specimen

Amazonite is a mineral of limited occurrence. Formerly it was obtained almost exclusively from the area of Miass in the Ilmen mountains, 50 miles southwest of Chelyabinsk, Russia, where it occurs in granitic rocks. More recently, high-quality crystals have been obtained from Pike’s Peak, Colorado, where it is found associated with smoky quartz, orthoclase, and albite in a coarse granite or pegmatite. • You will receive a specimen similar to that shown

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Amazonite Carved Skull 2″

• These Amazonite carved skulls are made of high quality materials and are meticulously sculpted by hand. These carved skulls are a fun addition to a desk or bookshelf and make great gifts too • Amazonite is a beautiful gem sometimes known as the Amazon Stone. It’s named after the Amazon River in Brazil where it was first believed to have been discovered thousands of years ago • Please note that these Amazonite skulls will come in a wide variety of [...]

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