Phenakite Gemstone 1.45 ct 9x7mm
Location : Brazil
Clarity / Quality : VVS
Phenakite is one of the rarest crystals available. We are lucky to purchase a few parcels each year. Production in Nigeria has been extremely limited the last few years.
Phenakite is a Beryllium Orthosilicate, Be2 SiO4 mineral composition found in high pressure pegmatite veins. It dissolves beryls like Aquamarine & Emeralds.Metaphysically It is said to be one of the highest vibrational stones. It is primarily associated with 6th & 7th Chakras - Third Eye & Crown.
It has a hardness of 8 on the mohs scale.
Our Grading Scale for Faceted Phenakite :
- I = Included $85 per carat
- SI = Slightly Included $150 per carat
- VS (Very slight inclusion) $200 per carat
- VVS (Very Very Slight / Eye clean / Flawless) $250 per carat