Beautiful large Rhodonite oval cabochon. This is a gorgeous vibrant pink and black gemstone that is domed and nicely polished. This fine grained pale pink to raspberry pink jewelry cabochon has dark black maganese inclusions. Rhodonite gets its name from the Greek word rhodosfor its rose color. Rhodonite was once used to make service platters in Russia and was often given as a gift during royal czarist weddings. This cabochon is flat on the back. You get the exact piece that is pictured.
Rhodonite is found in several areas including in the United States. It has been found in North Carolina, Colorado, New Jersey, and has been named as the state gem of Massachusetts.
- Sold individually
- Size: 38 x 20mm
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