This is a natural Apatite in the exact size of 7.87 x 7.49 x 3.81mm, its shape is trillion facet. The gemstone weight is 1.34ct and it was mined in Madagascar. This Apatite comes in VS clarity. "VS" stands for "Very Slightly Included" and is considered eye-clean. This gemstone has been heated to improve its color and clarity. It is a very common treatment for gemstones. The Apatite is sold as pictured: 1pc trillion Apatite for the price listed.
Apatite gemstones work well when placed over various Chakras according to their color - green for the Heart Chakra, orange for Sacral, yellow for Solar Plexus and so on.
It is believed that wearing apatite is beneficial in all matters to do with bones and teeth.
This size is suitable for a center-stone in a ring design.
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