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Chrysoprase

The Chrysoprase from the greek chyros is a very appreciated variety of quartz belonging to the chalcedony family, the availability in nature is very rare and that is difficult/impossible to find. The Chrysoprase is present on top layers of the surface of the rock, it can be seen in the variety of first choice intrusion dark and/or microgroove surface that is 100% pure thanks to a greater presence of nickel gives Chrysoprase to the intense green apple and a glow that leaves you amazed.

The Chrysoprase is found in Australia and smaller quantities in mines Brazil, Urals, United States, India and South Africa.

Known and used since centuries for decoration of cathedrals, palaces, jewelry exclusive and unique royal families.

  • Composition - silicon oxide, nickel, chromium, manganese, calcium, zinc, iron
  • Crystalline System - trigonal
  • Hardness - 6,5 / 7
  • Luster - opaque or translucent
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