CHRYSOPRASE NUGGET

$40.00

For sale is a nugget of chrysoprase, from Marlborough, Qld. This specimen has been ground to this shape, and is not polished. The chrysoprase is translucen (not seen in the pics) and has a very fine even color thru out. A little know fact about chrysoprase, is that it is a pseudomorph, this specimen started out as magnasite, and has been replaced by quartz to become chrysoprase (nickel quartz). The weight is 48gms, (240 cts)

 

Click here for more info

Product Description

For sale is a nugget of chrysoprase, from Marlborough, Qld. This specimen has been ground to this shape, and is not polished. The chrysoprase is translucen (not seen in the pics) and has a very fine even color thru out. A little know fact about chrysoprase, is that it is a pseudomorph, this specimen started out as magnasite, and has been replaced by quartz to become chrysoprase (nickel quartz). The weight is 48gms, (240 cts). This piece is great, it can be left as a specimen, or is suitable to be cut or carved.

MARLBOROUGH, QLD.

47 x 42 x 18mm. 48gms.