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Aquamarine Extra Tumbled Package 200 grms

Product no.: 8B3D.AUA E 1

Packages of 200 gr
Aquamarine was used by sailors who believed that it protected them on their journeys.

20.00 / Package(s) *
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Tumbled Green Fluorite Package 200 gr. 1

Product no.: 8B3D.FLV1

Packages of 200 grs
Fluorite can crystallize in the form of cubes, the largest was found in Russia, more than 2 meters and 16 tons.

6.00 / Package(s) *
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Emerald "A" Package 200 grms Rolled 1

Product no.: 8B3D.ESM A 1

Packages of 200 grs
"Emerald" word comes from the Greek "amargos" meaning "green stone".

10.00 / Package(s) *
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Red Jasper Package 200 grs Tumbled 1

Product no.: 8B3D.JAR1

Packages of 200 grs
Sizes between 20x18 mm
Between 25 and 33 pieces per package
Sizes and quantities are approximate.

4.50 / Package(s) *
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Tumbled Serpentine 200 gr Packet

Product no.: 8B3D.SER1

200 gr packet
Sizes between 20x18 mm
Between 25 and 33 pieces per package
Serpentine does not come in the form of crystals.

6.00 / Package(s) *
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Tumbled Rhodonite 200 gr Packet

Product no.: 8B3D.ROD1

200gr packets
Sizes between 20x18 mm
Rodonite was discovered in 1819

11.50 / Package(s) *
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Heliotrope Tumbled Pack 200 grs 1

Product no.: 8B3D.HEL1

Packages of 200 grs
The red spots of the heliotrope are iron oxide or red jasper.

4.00 / Package(s) *
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ONYX MARBLE

ETYMOLOGY: Comes from the greek Marmaros, marble meaning "crystalline rock", "shining stone", "brightness or glow."

CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Rhombic.

PRINCIPLE OF FORMATION: Secondary.

CLASS MINERAL: Carbonates

CHEMICAL FORMULA, MINERAL ELEMENTS: CaCO3.

HARDNESS:3.5 - 4 on the Mohs scale.

FIELDS: Egypt, Algeria, Argentina, Morocco, Mexico, USA.

 

MINERALOGY: The onyx marble is called aragonite and calcite layered by evaporation of hard water deposits in layers (for this reason onyx marble is always banded) in areas of hot springs or drip chambers.

 

MYTHOLOGY: The marble onyx is a limestone composed of the mineral calcite and aragonite, not to be confused with chalcedony onyx. Marble was in antiquity a generic term for special stones that speak through its mottled or drawing (quote from Isidoro). this stone symbolizes riqueza.Ya Plinio remembers the material mined in quarries in Italy and Greece. In Italy, the most famous "onyx" is the Sicilian (Onice di Custonaci, for example), Lazio (Onyx Circeo, diverse color range, already known by the Etruscans), Piedmont (Onice di Busca), the Campania (onyx Gesualdo), as well as the so-called "stalagmite Carso" and the Lombards onyx from Bergamo. The Tyrolean Val Venosta onyx was used locally and Vienna. It is also noted the Tuscan variety ( "Onyx di Montalcino"), while the so-called "Alabaster of Volterra" is made of plaster.

 

PROPERTIES: It is said that onyx marble helps change with new dynamism, things that we had resigned, helps leave our consciousness contents repressed helping to free, especially the psychic concerns makes us more determined, free and sensitive, brings tranquility, it stimulates creative problem solving.

 

 

CHAKRAS: Solar Plexus.

ZODIAC SIGN: Virgo.

USES: Jewellery, meditation, collection, table tops, elegant counters, various decorative elements, fireplaces, wall coverings and columns backlit are some other applications besides their use in sculptures.