SKU: C226

Apatite

8.74 carats

$612.00

1 in stock

SKU: C226 Category: Tag:

Light pink apatite, rough came from Pakistan. Unusual color material, very light, bright, and reflective.

Carats

8.74

Clarity

Color Specification

Color

Colorless

Cut

Dimensions (mm)

12.8 x 11.1 x 8.5

Origin

Overall Quality

Stone Shape

Rectangle

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.