Large oval shaped semiprecious gemstone Purple Sagenite designer cabochon 88 mm (3.5 inches!) by 54 mm and 8.5 mm thick.
Purple Sagenite is a new semiprecious cabochon stone material that is a lovely opaque purple opalized fluorite with a sagenite pattern.
Sagenites are blades or needle inclusions and often form in sprays.
"Opalized" is a pseudomorph that is similar to "fossilized" or "petrified" but the original material is replaced with common opal rather than silica.
Opal is a hydrated silica material with a hardness of 5.5 to 6.5.
Metaphysical Properties Of Purple Sagenite: Fluorite is used to clear the mind of confusion, cluttered thoughts, and negativity. Common Opal cabochons are said to be calming stones that soothe the emotional body and promote a more positive outlook.