Violane Blue Diopside Cabochons Cabs Russia Transbaikalia

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VIOLANE CABOCHONS

This is the set of three blue violane cabochons. Dimensions: 0.6 x 0.4 x 0.2″ (1.6 x 1.1 x 0.4cm); 0.9 x 0.4 x 0.2″ (2.3 x 0.9 x 0.6cm). Total weight – 0.2oz (5 grams). Origin: Russia, Transbaikalia.

Some information about violane:

Violane is a variety of the diopside mineral bluish tones. Violane color is due to admixture of manganese and iron. Contains 10% jadeite and aegirine components.

Known deposits from Italy (Saint-Marcel, Piedmont) and Russia. In Russia deposits are located in the Transbaikalia, Altai and Sayan.

Additional information

Weight 5 g