APATITE CATS EYE 2.94 CTS 14979 - GORGEOUS HONEY BROWN

APATITE CATS EYE 2.94 CTS 14979 - GORGEOUS HONEY BROWN

  • $90.00

  • Ex Tax :$90.00
Carats 2.94
Size 8.5 x 7.1 mm
Color Honey Brown
Clarity TRC/ VC
Shape Oval
Treatment None
Origin Sri Lanka
Location Colombo,Sri Lanka
Price $ 90.00
Ideal Gem for your collection.
Collectors Gem Suitable for gemological Institutions.
Large Sizes are Rare.
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.
Large Sizes are Extremely Rare.
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
Hardness: 5
Chemical Comp: Phosphate group
Density: 3.17-3.23
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.