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Bloodstone

 

Bloodstone is dark-green variety of the silica mineral chalcedony that has nodules of bright-red jasper distributed throughout its mass. Polished sections therefore show red spots on a dark-green background, and from the resemblance of these to drops of blood it derives its name.
00000Its physical properties are those of quartz.
00000It is also known as heliotrope
 

 
  Location - Australia, Brazil, China, India, USA  
Group - Quartz R.I. - 1.53-1.54 Hardness - 6.5 - 7
 

 

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