Natural Sinhalite from Sri Lanka

$200.00

Sinhalite is rare category borate mineral with formula MgAl(BO4). This Orthorhombic Crystal hardness​ is 6 1⁄2 – 7 according to the Mohs Hardness scale. This gemstone was first found in Sri Lanka in 1952. It was named from Sinhala – the Sanskrit name for Sri Lanka.

Description

Colour :Greenish Brown
Weight:0.70 Ct
Dimension:6.20 x 4.85 x 3.30 mm
Shape:Oval
Clarity:Clean
Quality Grade:Gem Quality (commercial grade)
Mining:Balangoda Mining
Species:Natural Sinhalite
Origin:Balangoda, Sri Lanka 🇱🇰
Treatment :Natural/ Unheated
Certificate:CSL – Colored Stone Laboratory Certified ( Gemological Institute of America “GIA” Alumina Association Member )


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Natural Sinhalite from Ceylon Sri Lanka – Explore the Uncommon Gem Varieties with Danu Group!

Sinhalite is rare category borate mineral with formula MgAl(BO4). This Orthorhombic Crystal  hardness​ is 6 1⁄2 – 7 according to the Mohs Hardness scale. This gemstone was first found in Sri Lanka in 1952. It was named from Sinhala – the Sanskrit name for Sri Lanka. This is also Biaxial (-) gemstone with Specific Gravity 3.475 – 3.5. also, It is a rare Gemstone.

• Crystal System : Orthorhombic

• Refractive Index : 1.665-1.712

• Luster : Vitreous

• Hardness : 6.5-7

• Fracture : Conchoidal

• Specific Gravity : 3.475-3.50

• Birefringence : 0.035-0.037

• Cleavage : None

• Luminescence : None.

• Transparency : Transparent

• Formula : MgAlBO4

• Pleochroism : Distinct: pale brown/greenish brown/dark brown.

• Optics : a = 1.665-1.676; β = 1.697; γ = 1.705-1.712. (Sri Lanka = 1.669/1.702/1.706).

• Optic Sign : Biaxial –

                  Sinhalite has colour types such as white to gray, grayish-blue or a shade of brown ranging from pale to dark and Pale pink, green, yellowish-green and brownish pink.  Sinhalite can also be found in Madagascar, Tanzania and Myanmar. Sinhalite crytals are very rare. In Sri lanka  mostly  found Elahera, Balangoda, Nivithigala, Ratnapura, Avissawella, Embilipitiya.

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This gemstone encourages the person to bring positive changes in him and inspires his ideas and thoughts. Sinhalite is a mineral that is linked with “magnesium (Mg)”, “aluminum (Al)”, “boron (B)” and “oxygen (O)”. Sinhalite is a stone that represents joy in everyday life, urging the wearer to try new things.

 

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