Hiddenite Crystal

Hiddenite Crystal

$80.00
Availability: In stock.

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Quick Overview

This Hiddenite stands out due to its exceptional clarity in the middle section of the crystal - it is easily the quality and color to cut a gemstone from. It has a strong termination at the top of the crystal and a natural clear, flat viewing plane on the side.
Dimensions: ~ 1-1/4" x 1-3/4"
Location: Khunar, Afghanistan

More Information:

Hiddenite is a highly sought-after variety of the mineral Spodumene named for geologist William Earl Hidden. It is related to Kunzite, the other gemstone variety of Spodumene, Hiddenite being distinguished by its unique yellow-green color stemming from Chromium impurities. Hiddenite was first discovered in Alexander County, North Carolina. The mineral is so connected to the surrounding community that soon after its discovery, the town of Hiddenite was founded near the mine.