- Rhodonite Cabochons
These rich pink Rhodonite semi precious stone cabochons are from The Woods Mine in Tamworth, NSW, Australia.
Rhodonite is a maganese silicate with a hardness of 5.5 to 6.5. These pink gems can be found in crystals or in a massive fine grained rock. This lovely jewelry cabochon material has dark black maganese inclusions.
Rhodonite gets its name from the Greek word rhodos for its rose color. Rhodonite was once used to make service platters in Russia and was often given as a gift during royal czarist weddings.
Metaphysical Properties: Rhodonite can help you discover and develop hidden talents. Rhodonite cabochon stones are also said to help you lose weight!