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.
Gems were exactly the color I expected. Size was smaller than expected but my fault - didn't really consider measurement provided well enough. I'm just going to change the design that had been planned. Problem solved!