Rhodonite 1.5″ Beaver

$16.00

Carved rhodonite beaver. Approximate size 18 x 37 mm.

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Description

This soft glowing pink stone is found mainly on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. Rhodonite derives its name from the Greek word “rhodo” meaning “rose”. Its pinkish colour is often veined with black patterns and lines of manganese oxide, sometimes accompanied with visible traces of gold. This stone with its hardness of 6 on the Mohs scale and is excellent for producing very attractive carvings and jewellery.

The beaver is approximately 18 x 37 mm.

Additional information

Weight 0.017 kg
Dimensions 4 × 2 × 2 cm