Natural Peridot AAA Quality 6x4 mm Faceted pear 5 pcs lot loose gemstone, free shipping from Dashrath International India
Name : Peridot
Quality : AAA
Clarity : Transparent
Peridot is a gem-quality Olivine. The name "Peridot" is believed to have originated from the Arabic word faridat, meaning "gem", or alternatively, as the Oxford English Dictionary suggests, it came from classical Latin pæderot - a kind of opal.
Peridot is one of the few gemstones that occur in only one color, an olive green. Radiant green shine of Peridot does not change in artificial light. Found in lava, meteorites, deep in the earth.
Significant Gem Localities:-
Peridot is mined in Australia, Brazil, China, Egypt, Kenya, Myanmar, Mexico, Norway, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, US and Tanzania.