CHRYSOPRASE POLISHED LOT
A Chrysoprase Polished Lot of gemstones. Most of the work is already done and no wasted material or questions about quality. As you can see all these Chrysoprase pieces are are top quality, and ready to finish or shape as you please. Or just chuck one in your pocket or purse. This beaut stone has a colour matched only by top quality Imperial Jade. One of Australia’s best and most popular gemstones. Some of the photos shown are back lit with a torch to show the depth of colour and quality. An awesome buy for the jeweller, lapidary or crystal enthusiast.
Chrysoprase, chrysophrase or chrysoprasus is a gemstone variety of chalcedony a cryptocrystalline form of silica that contains small quantities of nickel. Its colour is normally apple green, but varies to deep green. Only chalcedony containing nickel is Chrysoprase and obtains the desired shade of green.
Marlborough, Queensland, Australia.
As shown in pic, 250g.