Loose Natural Andalusite Gemstone!
Andalusite from Brazil! Andalusite is an interesting pleochroic gemstone that exhibits more than one color. This exotic gem has coppery Brownish flashes, with a olive green inner glow. Expertly faceted into a rectangle design. Gem has a small crystal in the pavilion. (bottom) 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: reddish Brown/ olive Green
Carat Weight: 1.11 Cts
Shape / Cut: Rectangle
Size: 8.2 X 4.6 MM Depth: 3.7 MM