CHRYSOPRASE SLAB LOT
A Chrysoprase Slab Lot with good green colour and large area. Polished ready for jewellery making or collection as specimens. It is partially translucent with natural marbling and imperfections. Great for pendant jewellery making. This is from old stock. Stunning even as specimens.
Marlborough, Queensland, Australia.
Largest 11.6cm x 9.8cm x 0.6cm, 137g.
Smallest 6.2cm x 3.1cm x 0.4cm, 14g.
Chrysoprase, chrysophrase or chrysoprasus is a gemstone variety of chalcedony a cryptocrystalline form of silica that contains small quantities of nickel. Its best color is apple green, but varies to deep green. The darker varieties are also referred to as prase.