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Good quality, clear colored crystals are often cut and set with other gemstones. It is very widely distributed in iron and magnesium-rich igneous rocks which form a continuous series. Crystals display a greasy vitreous luster when split, are usually transparent, and are not resistant to sulphuric acid.

Crystal : orthohombic

Color : Olive-green , battle green, yellowish green or brown.

Peridot - Calming, purifying and balancing for the physical body. Has cleansing effects. Help to develop mental capabilities, supplies balance and tranquility to emotions. Opens the inner sight to the spiritual sun.