Rutilated Quartz Crystal Cabochon
This triangle Rutilated Quartz stone cabochon is 23 mm by 18 mm and 4 mm thick.
Beautiful clear semi precious gemstone Rutilated Quartz from Brazil.
This is one of the stones that is actually prized for its inclusions! Gold-colored inclusions of rutile (a titanium dioxide mineral) embedded in this gemstone give it the appearance of a lightning show or meteor shower.
Quartz is the most abundant mineral on the face of the earth. Basic Quartz is found from milky white to optically clear. Colored varieties usually have their own names, like Amethyst or Citrine.
The name crystal comes from the Greek for "ice", as it was believed that rock crystal was eternally frozen. The name rutile means "reddish" in Latin.
Metaphysical Properties of Rutilated Quartz: Rutilated Quartz is said to enhance physical and mental balance and stability, self-reliance and finding one's way. Many also attribute diminished fear and depression to the gemstone. It is also believed to slow down the aging process!
Cabochons are stones cut for jewelry and are measured in mm. One inch is equal to about 25 mm. 13 mm is only about 1/2 inch.
U.S. Shipping terms: Cabochons, rough rock poundage and all orders over $50 are shipped for FREE in the U.S. On all others I offer First Class or Priority Mail and charge actual USPS shipping. Overnight shipping might be available but you need to call me to request it.
International Shipping terms: We offer Priority Mail or First Class (up to 4 pounds) which is the cheapest but is NOT tracked and can take 2-8 weeks for delivery. Customs, duties, taxes, etc. are the responsibility of the buyer.
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Please note: Items are One of A Kind, due to the natural stone material there may be some small natural flaws. Major flaws will be listed. You will always receive the item pictured unless otherwise noted! Any questions??-please contact me.