Peridot is one of the few gemstones that occur in only one color, an olive green. The intensity and tint of the green, however, depends on how much iron is contained in the crystal structure, so the color of individual peridot gems can vary from yellow- to olive- to brownish-green. The most valued color is a dark olive-green. Birthstones Peridots Chrysolit, August Birthstones, Crystals Energy, Crystals Minerals, Peridot Crystals, Colors Gemstone, Gemstone Rocks, Crystals Healing, Births Stones
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Peridot and Ludwigite. Peridot - An amazing fact about Peridot is that it is also a gemstone from outer space! It has been found in meteors that have fallen to earth from deep space. It has also been found (in its basic form called olivine) on Mars and the Moon!
Peridot - An amazing fact about Peridot is that it is also a gemstone from outer space! It has been found in meteors that have fallen to earth from deep space. It has also been found (in its basic form called olivine) on Mars and the Moon!
A high-vibrational Heart Chakra Crystal, Peridot carries a positive energy that is helpful for those undergoing traumatic emotional situations. The strong Heart Chakra energies are what give Peridot its ability to bring out unconditional Love and help those who are working to lessen the effects of the ego in their lives.
Peridot. Precious gem variety of olivine. One of the few gems that occurs in only one color. A celestial, astronomical mineral found in meteorites. At one time, it was more valuable than diamonds.
Helps one to recognize detrimental habits and to make needed changes Can aid one in healing a bruised ego Aids in lessening anger and jealousy with respect to matters of the heart Can help one to recover that which is lost or mislaid in the physical world Acts to strengthen and regenerate the body, and aids in the treatment of the heart and lungs
Incredible specimen of Forsterite var Peridot! . The crystals were of equal size and gemminess and it has taken a long time to find another. This crystal measures 4.4 cm or nearly 2 inches in size! The large Peridot sits atop a matrix of smaller Peridot crystals of varying gemminess with a perfect termination and glassy luster. Specimens of this magnitude are exceedingly rare.Tucson2013-73PeridotSapatPakistan55mm.jpg (240634 bytes) From Exceptional Minerals / Mineral Friends ♥
Peridot is a stone of lightness and beauty. Only spiritual or clear-minded persons should use peridot. The person with too many earthly problems will not be able to understand the beauty of the Peridot. The very spiritual can wear peridot in a necklace with the stone at the base of the throat to feel its soothing effect. Used in a necklace, peridot is a protector against negative emotions. Peridot has been known to have healing effect on the gall bladder and liver.
217 cts. Pakistan Peridot, Abstract Organic Carving. This 216 carat Peridot "Green Dream" abstract organic carving by Award-winning cutter, Larry Woods was featured in Gems & Gemology magazine and was also displayed with a Designer Necklace piece at the Smithsonian museum in Washington DC. Mined in 1997 from the Himalayan mountain ranges of Kohistan Valley, Pakistan, the original rough Peridot stone was an extremely rare & valuable specimen for its large size and its rich olive-green color.