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Emerald "A" Package 200 grms Rolled 1

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

10.00 / Package(s) *

Tumbled Green Fluorite Package 200 gr. 1

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) *

Aquamarine Extra Tumbled Package 200 grms

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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Heliotrope Tumbled Pack 200 grs 1

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

4.00 / Package(s) *

Red Jasper Package 200 grs Tumbled 1

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 Green Onyx 200 gr Packet

200 gr packets
Sizes between 20x18 mm
Between 25 and 33 pieces per packet
Onyx is alabaster.

4.00 / Package(s) *

Tumbled Magnesite Packet 200gr

200 gr packets
Sizes between 20x18 mm
They use magnesite in the steel industry, as in construction, as in photography.

9.50 / Package(s) *
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Blue Agate Thumbled Stone Pack Ref:Ala1

Packets of 200 gr.
Sizes between 20x18 mm
Between 25 and 33 pieces per package
In China, agate symbolizes longevity

4.50 / Package(s) *

Tumbled Labradorite 200gr Packets

200 gr packets
Measures between 20x18 mm
Also used in construction as an ornamental stone.

6.00 / Package(s) *

9X4.OXV

2.00 *
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Tumbled Size 1 Green Onyx

1.00 / unit(s) *
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Tumbled 2e Clear Green Onyx

2.00 / unit(s) *
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Tumbled 3e Clear Green Onyx

3.00 / unit(s) *
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Tumbled 1e Dark Green Onyx

1.00 / unit(s) *
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Tumbled 2e Dark Green Onyx

1.00 / unit(s) *
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Green onyx

ETYMOLOGY: It comes from the greek "onux" meaning nail.

CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Rhombic.

PRINCIPLE OF FORMATION: Secondary.

CLASS MINERAL: Carbonates.

CHEMICAL FORMULA, MINERAL ELEMENTS: CaCO3.

HARDNESS: 3.5 - 4 on the Mohs scale.

FIELDS: Italy, Mexico, Brazil, Russia, South Africa, Pakistan.

 

MINERALOGY: The commercially known materials such as onyx (Onyx) are scientifically alabaster (or calcareous alabaster) formed by deposition of calcium carbonate-rich water bicarbonate, usually in cavities in the limestone massifs. The color of onyx is rarely uniform, so that the same site clear materials or even dark brown or white opaque (less appreciated variety) are alternated. Veins are very common or reddish brown spots, due to the presence of iron oxide. The varied color (beige, orange, brown, pink, red, green, blue, yellow) by impurities of different chemical composition.

 

MYTHOLOGY: It is a limestone compesta minerals such as calcite, not to be confused with chalcedony onyx. As early as the fifth millennium BC vases they were manufactured in Egypt with this stone. The age of the deposits of onyx usually recent (Pliocene and Quaternary), while the historical usage is antiguo.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: Green minerals have a harmonizing and neutralizing effect. Green releases the feelings, increase the speed and responsiveness and arouse interest and enthusiasm. Green brings initiative and will to live, stimulates the sense and the ability of perception and draws our attention to the material world. Green minerals help deal with "poisons of the spirit", ie a negative considerations and promote a healthy optimism. Green is actually the color of hope.

 


CHAKRAS: Spleen and heart.

ZODIAC SIGN: Taurus.

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