Chalcedony is member of the quartz family. Chalcedony is the name given to all cryptocrystalline quartz, a complicated name that refers to the tightly packed microscopic crystals that make up the gem. Chalcedony contains layers of tiny quartz fibers that accumulate on top of each other to give a banded appearance. The varieties of chalcedony are divided more by character than by color. Chalcedony is divided into a host of gemstones that have been named for locally common varieties.
Hardness: 6.5 - 7.0
Specific Gravity: 2.65
Refractive index: 1.54-1.55
Color & Occurence
Chalcedony is found in a wide range of colors including blue-white, buff, light tan, gray, yellow or brown.
Chalcedony is mined in India, Madagascar, Burma, Brazil, Mexico and the USA.
This beautiful stone is believed to banish fear, hysteria, depression, mental illness and sadness. Chalcedony reduces fever. Wearing chalcedony is believed to be excellent for eyes.
Mystical Power in Chalcedony
Chalcedony prevents from touchiness and melancholy. Worn by many to promote calm and peace. Chalcedony also stimulates creativity
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