Sodalite Rock Ornamental Gemstone Tumbled 1-2 Inch w Info Card

Sodalite Rock Ornamental Gemstone Tumbled 1-2 Inch w Info Card

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Sodalite Rock Ornamental Gemstone Tumbled 1-2 Inch w Info Card

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Sodalite Rock Ornamental Gemstone Tumbled 1-2 Inch w Info Card

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Sodalite Rock Ornamental Gemstone Tumbled 1-2 Inch w Info Card

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Sodalite Rock Ornamental Gemstone Tumbled 1-2 Inch
With Info Card


   Sodalite is a rich royal blue mineral widely enjoyed as an ornamental gemstone. Although massive sodalite samples are opaque, crystals are usually transparent to translucent. Sodalite is a member of the sodalite group and together with hauyne, nosean, and lazurite-- is a coming constituent of lapis lazuli.

   A light, relatively hard yet fragile mineral, sodalite is named after its sodium content; in mineralogy it may be classed as a feldspathoid. Well known for its blue color, sodalite may also be gray, yellow, green, or pink and is often mottled with white veins or patches. The more uniformly blue material is used in jewelry, where it is fashioned into cabochons and beads Lesser material is more often seen as facing or inlay in various applications.

Picture is representative of the specimen you will receive.  Each rock is unique and will vary in shape, size and appearance.  No two rocks will be exactly alike.

Quantity: 1 Sodalite Rock
 
Origin: North America
 
 
Ages 8 and up

Additional Information

SKU

SBV-R352

Weight

0.1 lb

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