Chrysoprase, apple-green Chalcedony the most beautiful in the world
For many, Chrysoprase is considered a gem stone as the others but… it is not so… we discover the characteristics
The Chrysoprase from the greek chyros is a very popular variety of quartz belonging to the chalcedony family, the availability in nature is rather rare and the pure is difficult/impossible to find. The Chrysoprase is present on the first layers of the surface of the rock, it can be seen in the variety of first choice intrusions dark and/or surface grooves, that 100% pure has the intense green apple and a glow that leaves you amazed. Known and used since centuries for decoration of cathedrals, royal palaces, exclusive and unique jewelry for royal families.
- Composition: silicon oxide, nickel, chromium, manganese, calcium, zinc, iron
- Crystal system: trigonal
- Hardness = 6.5 / 7
- Colour: intense green apple
- Location: Australia, Brazil, USA, India, South Africa
- Luster: opaque or translucent
On the web there are multiple documents for those who want to investigate the characteristics of the mineral and its crystal-therapeutic qualities, but in this article we want to put the emphasis on jewelry and on the unique characteristics of the stone.
MaxGioie, for some years now, always suggests to buy a jewel in Chrysoprase stating that its value is likely to increase over time because of the intrinsic characteristics of the stone.
MaxGioie could refer to selling unique and exclusive pieces today is not able to propose more “for lack of raw material“. Who is in possession of a unique piece of jewelry [Masterpiece] today is holding him and is well aware of having made a purchase not only beauty but also an investment.
So let’s considerations watching the wonderful photographs of a superlative in Chrysoprase Necklace… sold by MaxGioie
How to determine an economic value to products “MASTERPIECE“…
well you can take a peek at the auction house Christie’s $ 6,000 – $ 8,000 at the auction closes $ 13.750.