This natural Blue Hemimorphite originates from Congo and its weight is about 13 carats. The measurements are 15.69mm x 13.23mm x 7.56mm (length x width x depth). The shape/cut-style of this Hemimorphite is Oval Cabochon. This 13.48ct Hemimorphite gem is available to order and can be shipped anywhere in the world. Gemstone Certification can also be provided as an optional service.
Hemimorphite draws its name from the Greek for "half shape" because its crystals are terminated with dissimilar faces. It is often found in aggregate form with blue and white bands, or mixed with a dark matrix. Hemimorphite is a zinc silicate with a hardness of 5 on the Mohs scale.
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