Extra large oval shaped pink and black semi precious gemstone Rhodonite designer collector cabochon 69 mm (2.75 inches) by 35 mm (more than 1.25 inch) and 7 mm thick.
These rich pink Rhodonite semi precious gemstone cabochons are from The Woods Mine in Tamworth, NSW, Australia.
Rhodonite is a manganese silicate with a hardness of 5.5 to 6.5.
This lovely cabochon material has dark black manganese inclusions.
Rhodonite gets its name from the Greek word rhodos for its rose color.
Metaphysical Properties: It is said Rhodonite can help one find their purpose and it is believed it can help discover one's gifts and skills.