APAITITE NECKLACE -SEA BLUE 53.20 CTS [SJ857]

Item Information

Dimensions (mm) not provided
Weight (carats) not provided
Colors

SEDA JEWELERY

APATITE NECKLACE

This is a natural faceted strand well polished and ready to wear.

STUNNING COLOUR

Weight of strand 53.20 cts app

Length of strand  18 inches app

Average stone size: 3 mm app

Silver Clip

Faceted


 

Care
Care for apatite is similar to that given opals, it is heat and shock sensitive, so steamers and ultrasonic must be avoided. The stone is slightly too soft to recommend for rings.


Color is typically green but also yellow, blue, reddish brown and purple. Luster is vitreous to greasy and gumdrop. Transparency: Crystals are transparent to translucent. Crystal System is hexagonal; 6/m Crystal Habits include the typical hexagonal prism with the hexagonal pyramid or a pinacoid or both as a termination. Also accicular, granular, reniform and massive. A cryptocrystalline variety is called collophane and can make up a rock type called phosphorite and also can replace fossil fragments. Cleavage is indistinct in one basal direction. Fracture is conchoidal. Hardness is 5.

 

$62.00 USD

$125.00 SAVE $63
Add to Cart Make an Offer
Shipping $5.00
28 Days via Standard Shipping
Add to Watch List Ask a Question * All prices in USD

Audit Information

The Gemstone Sheriff program allows our members to request an audit on any auction, which is completed by an independent Gemologist who assesses the accuracy of the item description and pictures.

Request Audit

Pricing & Details

Auction ID 558949
Watchers 1 watching
Viewed 1,019 times
Starts 17th Apr 2011 6:43pm PDT

Shipping & Insurance

Provider Shipping Transit
FedEx $29.00 5 Days
Registered Shipping $15.00 14 Days
Standard Shipping $5.00 28 Days
Shipping Insurance all providers $7.00 (optional)