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Kyanite Crystals

Kyanite Crystals


KyaniteIt's name is derived from the Greek word for blue. It can often have inclusions and streaks. Having a variable hardness makes it quite difficult to cut.

Mined from Brazil, Burma, Kenya, Austria, Zimbabwe, Switzerland and the United States.


STATS:
Color: Blue to colorless, brown, blue-green
Mohs' Hardness Scale: 4 to 7 depending on whether cut on axis or across
Density: 3.53 to 3.70
Transparency: Transparent to translucent

 


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