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Amazonite Namibia

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Namibian amazonite is a rare, green variety of potassium feldspar (microcline) with small amount of rubidium oxide. Amazonite´s name is derived from the deposits along the Amazon River, but this variety is from Maltahohe area in Namibia.

Stone´s uniqueness: Namibian amazonite is typical for its fresh green colour with random black inclusions. It is a highly compact stone easy to work with. Because it comes in a great many colours, there are several categories of this gem.

Special conditions/ treatment: Amazonite is a fragile stone with high cleavage; therefore, it needs careful handling and stable temperatures.

Use: Mini tumbled stones (chips) are used for the production of various decorative items and ornamental mosaics. Size 3 - 5 mm is also suitable as filling for small glass bottles.

About the product: We offer this product in only in 5 kg package. Stones are packed in firm plastic bags.