An often overlooked gem…
Scapolite is a light to medium yellow gem primarily from East Africa.
Significant mining locations include Tanzania and Madagascar. Some of the material is near colorless and often displays interesting florescence.
We have many more shapes and sizes available in Scapolite – please contact us if you don’t find what you are looking for in our online inventory.
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RI=1.550 (+/-0.002) and 1.572 DR
SG=2.68 (+/- 0.06)
suitable for use in jewelry
Sometimes irradiated to a purple color
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Scapolite is a gemstone that has often been overlooked by the jewlery industry;
Calibrated sizes up to 8mm
All standard cuts and free sizes
Tanzania, Madagascar, and other localities