Ideal Gem for your collection.
Collectors Gem Suitable for gemological Institutions.
Among the Rarest of Gemstones.
Natural gem Free of any Treatment.
100% Natural - Not treated in any way.
Beautiful Center-stone for an engagement Ring.
Will make a Gorgeous Ring or Pendent accented with Diamonds.
Beautiful sharp Cats eye effect.
A Gem of Lasting Beauty.
Asterism (or Ray Effect) is best seen in Bright Sunlight or by focusing a Flashlight on the face of the gem.
Refractive Index: 1.63-1.64
Chemical Comp:Phosphate group
Crystal Group: Hexagonal
Apatite Cats-eyes are also popular with fairly good chatoyancy.Apatite comes in attractive colors - blue, violet, purple, yellow-green and, blue-green. Although a soft material, it is widely used in jewellery due to iits bright and attractive colors. Apatite is also very heat sensitive.