Loose Natural Andalusite Gemstone!
Rare Apricot Andalusite from Brazil! Andalusite is an interesting pleochroic gemstone that exhibits more than one color. This exotic gem has coppery Brownish flashes, with a orangy Apricot inner glow. Expertly faceted into a oval 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 has also been called "poor mans Alexandrite." Unlike Alexandrite, the Andalusite shows its different color display in any lighting situation.
Species / Variety: Andalusite
Color: orangy Apricot with reddish Brown
Carat Weight: .75 Cts
Shape / Cut: Oval
Size: 6.3 X 4.8 MM Depth: 3.8 MM
Clarity: Very Good