SKU: C230

Apatite

3.61 carats

$289.00

1 in stock

SKU: C230 Category: Tag:

Pretty pale pink apatite in a round brilliant design. This material is nearly colorless, but it reflects light from the surroundings.

Carats

3.61

Clarity

Color Specification

Color

Colorless

Cut

Dimensions (mm)

10.1 x 10.1 x 6.4

Origin

Overall Quality

Stone Shape

Round

Treatments

None

1

Apatite was named in 1788 for the Greek word apatite, which means “to deceive”.

 

2

Apatite can be colorless, white, yellow, brown, gray, red, pink, purple, blue, or green. Some specimens are even multicolored. Coloration is often due to the presence of rare earth elements or natural irradiation.