Oval shaped semi precious gemstone purple and gold Amethyst Cacoxenite designer cabochon 33 mm by 16.5 mm and 6.5 mm thick.
This semi precious gemstone material is known as Cacoxenite or Cacoxenite Amethyst. Cacoxenite is a mineral that is an inclusion in quartz.
Most experts now claim that this is not Cacoxenite inclusions, but rather it is Geothite. It is said that Cacoxenite can never form in Amethyst as there is no phosphorus in the environments in which they crystallized. In any event these "Cacoxenite" Amethyst gemstone cabochons are very unique and beautiful!
Quartz has a hardness of 7. Amethyst is the purple variety of quartz and this material comes from Brazil.
Metaphysical Properties: Amethyst is said to assist with healing alcoholism, compulsive behaviors, and addictions of all kinds. Amethyst brings energies of stability, peace, calm, balance, courage and inner strength.
Cabochons are stones cut for jewelry and are measured in mm. One inch is equal to about 25 mm.
Shipping terms: Cabochons are shipped First Class within the U.S. for FREE. You can upgrade to Priority Mail Small Flat Rate Box for $5.00.
We offer First Class International shipping for $5.00. First Class usually takes from 2 weeks up to 8 weeks internationally and it is NOT tracked. You can choose to upgrade to Priority Mail for $20.00 to Canada or $22.00 anywhere else.