Andesine feldspar Gemstone




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Physical Features:
Chemical(Na,Ca)Al1-2Si3-2O8
ColorLight pink, also white, gray, yellowish, greenish.
Crystal System Triclinic
CleavagePerfect
FractureUneven to concoidal
Hardness6 - 6.5 Mohs scale
Lustervitreous to dull
StreakWhite
TransparencyTransparent, Translucent, Opaque
Specific gravity2.65 - 2.69
Refractive index1.543 - 1.564
Birefringence0.007 - 0.011

In the gem market, Andesine is not much popular since although the mineral is found in abundance in many rock forms on the earths crust the transparent variety is rare. But its cousin stone Labradorite is much popular because of its enhancing red color. The name Andesine-Labradorite is more widely accepted but Andesine is also used. The Andesine derives its name from the Andes Mountains of South America where it is found in abundance. Andesine is found in a wide variety of colors like red, orange, champagne, yellow and green. While 1 carat of green stone is around 30 USD, the red variety is much costly and the price is as high as 232 USD for one carat.

Its uses and properties:

1. The gemstone will aid in healing skin and muscular disarray.

2. If you cannot achieve your dream or goal, wearing an Andesine may help you find the eccentric ways to achieve the goal.

3. Andesine will help you to solve problems or arguments in a relationship with your partner which is not showing any sign to end.

4. It is popular as a stone of creativity. It stimulates imagination by emphasizing one to brood over new ideas.

5. This precious gemstone is believed to find out lost goods which one has a faint hope of finding out.

6. Andesine feldspar solves problems associated with self-awareness and self-love.

7. If you are going through a changed social or work place setting, and cannot quite blend yourself up with the new environment, you may consider wearing an Andesine.

8. It imparts strength and perseverance, banishing fear and insecurities.

9. The Labradorite or the red variety works for good health. The charms of its enchanting light shows effects on eyes, brain, rheumatism and menstrual cycle.

10. You can calm down your overactive mind by keeping this stone near you. It will relieve all the stress and anxiety affecting the peace and harmony of life.