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Heliotrope from India attracts the interest of real experts on gemstones. This stone from Morvi mines in Rajkot, India, is a variety of green chalcedony. It has marvellous red dots, which are a result of hematite admixture with other ferric compounds. Pieces without the red dots are sorted out and considered as jaspers.

Heliotrope uniqueness: Heliotrope from India is distinctive for its green foundation and impressive red dots, which can be 1 to 3 mm big. This heliotrope is sometimes called the blood stone – for the red dots referring to the drops of Christ’s blood.

Special conditions/ treatment: There is no need for special handling with heliotrope from India as the stone is very stable.

About the product: The product is packed in firm plastic bags.