1.) approx. size : 16 mm 2.) Quantity: 4 3.) approx. weight : 23 grams = 115 carats 4.) This listing is for the exact stone shown in the photo. 5.) Color of gemstone may vary slightly from screen to screen.
(1) The stone displays minor rough on the surface. But, it is not crack and such tiny flaw obviously will not affect stone's integrity due to its hardness.
(2) The stone is very cost-prohibitive due to its rarity on the market.
(3) The origin of this stone is Peru. Its color and pattern is different from typical Russian Amazonite which is greener.
(4) This vivid beautiful turquoise blue of this Peruvian Amazonite is so soothingly soft and its pattern, mottled with those delicate streaks is so unique. Its quality is the best of its kind on the current market, displaying very smooth and silky surface.
~~~ Amazonite (sometimes called "Amazon stone") is a green variety of microcline feldspar.The name is taken from that of the Amazon River, from which certain green stones were formerly obtained, but it is doubtful whether green feldspar occurs in the Amazon area.
The major difference between Russian Amazonite and plain Amazonite is the color and the pattern. Russian Amazonite is a brilliant, natural teal color, and it has white striping. ~~~