Chalcedony is member of the quartz family. Chalcedony is the name given to all cryptocrystalline quartz, a complicated name that refers to the tightly packed microscopic crystals that make up the gem. Chalcedony contains layers of tiny quartz fibers that accumulate on top of each other to give a banded appearance. The varieties of chalcedony are divided more by character than by color. Chalcedony is divided into a host of gemstones that have been named for locally common varieties.
Chalcedony Gemstone Properties
Hardness: 6.5 - 7.0
Specific Gravity: 2.65
Refractive index: 1.54-1.55
Color & Occurence
Chalcedony is found in a wide range of colors including blue-white, buff, light tan, gray, yellow or brown.
Chalcedony is mined in India, Madagascar, Burma, Brazil, Mexico and the USA.
This beautiful stone is believed to banish fear, hysteria, depression, mental illness and sadness. Chalcedony reduces fever. Wearing chalcedony is believed to be excellent for eyes.
Mystical Power in Chalcedony
Chalcedony prevents from touchiness and melancholy. Worn by many to promote calm and peace. Chalcedony also stimulates creativity
We Export Chalcedony Worldwide
Lodha Gems is a gemstone shop in India (India), we have natural Chalcedony in stock which are certified, our Chalcedony are procured directly from mines and our natural Chalcedony are free from any treatment, if you want to buy Chalcedony then feel free to contact us at +91 94335 46997, we ship worldwide.