This natural Violet Blue Sodalite originates from Australia and its weight is about 24 carats. The measurements are 35.09mm x 19.52mm x 5.05mm (length x width x depth). The shape/cut-style of this Sodalite is Oval Cabochon. This 23.94ct Sodalite gem is available to order and can be shipped anywhere in the world. Gemstone Certification can also be provided as an optional service.
The mineral sodalite is named for its sodium content. As a gemstone, sodalite is usually blue, often with a violet tint, and frequently contains white veins of calcite. It is a slightly soft material (5.5 to 6 on the Mohs scale) with a relatively low density. Sodalite is found in Brazil, Greenland, India, Canada, the USA (Montana), Namibia and Russia.
Excellent will be returning to make more purchases! Ordered one sapphire and one tourmaline, both arrived within 3 working days and appeared to be the exact stones shown in both pictures.Smooth transaction and very well set out website, easy to use and informative. Will definately be buying more gems from Gemselect. Gems are a little darker than they appear on the website.