Polished Pink & Black Rhodonite Hearts x 4 From Madagascar

R 979.00 ZAR
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Polished Pink & Black Rhodonite Hearts x 4 From Madagascar

R 979.00 ZAR

PRODUCT INFORMATION


General Description

Rhodonite is a Manganese inosilicate, SiO₃ and a member of the pyroxenoid group of minerals, crystallizing in the triclinic system. It commonly occurs as cleavable to compact masses with a rose-red colour. Material has a sporadic supply from Madagascar with each piece being hand selected for colour and complexity of patterns. The Rhodonite occurs with black Chromite and has a high weight to size ratio. The pink colour is variable from a dusky pink to semi gemmy which is exceptionally rare. This is an extremely hard stone, and every piece is beautifully polished . Price is grade dependent. Items are as shown. General Information - The name Rhodonite comes from rhodos, the Greek word for rose, referring to the stone's distinct pink or rose red colour. Banded Rhodonite became a very popular ornamental stone during the 1930s, after the discovery of the material in Argentina – this regional material is sometimes called Inca Rose. Price is grade dependant. Item/s are as shown.


Product Data

Locality = Madagascar
Grade = Very Good to A Grade
Size = 60 - 81 mm | 2.4 - 3.2 inch
Net Weight = 1.8 Kg | 4 Lbs
Product Type = Small Batch

Weight = 1.81 kg

SKU = A124096RHOD

Currently 1 in stock.

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PRODUCT INFORMATION


General Description

Rhodonite is a Manganese inosilicate, SiO₃ and a member of the pyroxenoid group of minerals, crystallizing in the triclinic system. It commonly occurs as cleavable to compact masses with a rose-red colour. Material has a sporadic supply from Madagascar with each piece being hand selected for colour and complexity of patterns. The Rhodonite occurs with black Chromite and has a high weight to size ratio. The pink colour is variable from a dusky pink to semi gemmy which is exceptionally rare. This is an extremely hard stone, and every piece is beautifully polished . Price is grade dependent. Items are as shown. General Information - The name Rhodonite comes from rhodos, the Greek word for rose, referring to the stone's distinct pink or rose red colour. Banded Rhodonite became a very popular ornamental stone during the 1930s, after the discovery of the material in Argentina – this regional material is sometimes called Inca Rose. Price is grade dependant. Item/s are as shown.


Product Data

Locality = Madagascar
Grade = Very Good to A Grade
Size = 60 - 81 mm | 2.4 - 3.2 inch
Net Weight = 1.8 Kg | 4 Lbs
Product Type = Small Batch