Hardness: 6.5 - 7 Species: Quartz, variety of Chalcedony Specific Gravity: 2.58 - 2.64 Refractive Index: 1.530 - 1.539 Treatment: None Care: Usually safe for ultrasonic and steam cleaning
Chrysoprase cabochons are durable and beautiful. Chrysoprase is also known as Australian Jade. Chrysoprase loose gemstone cabochons are great for silversmiths and jewelers. These semi- precious gemstones will help you create beautiful finished jewelry.
Beliefs associated with chrysoprase are to speed healing, encourage hope and help clarify problems.