Loose Natural Andalusite Gemstone!
Rare Andalusite from Brazil! Andalusite is an interesting pleochroic gemstone that exhibits more than one color. This exotic gem has coppery flashes, with a champagne inner glow, beautifully cut for brilliance. Custom faceted into a Emerald Cut design. Very durable for jewelry 7 to 7.5 on the MOHS scale.
This awesome Andalusite is a perfect gem for a unique jewelry piece such as a ring or a pendant!
Andalusite is a strongly pleochroic gem, which means that is you will see different colors when you view the gemstone from different directions. Andalusite is trichroic which means it will show three colors when you look at the gem in different directions. Andalusite shows shades of brown, green and reddish brown depending on the orientation of the gemstone.
Andalusite has also been called "poor mans Alexandrite." Unlike Alexandrite, the Andalusite shows its different color display in any lighting situation.
Species / Variety: Andalusite
Color: copper flashes with reddish Brown
Carat Weight: 1.14 Cts
Shape / Cut: Custom Emerald Cut
Size: 7.2 X 5.2 MM Depth: 3.7 MM
Clarity: Very Very Good
Treatment: No treatments, 100% Natural!