Size: Large 7mm-L x 5mm-W x 3mm-D
Size Small: 6mm-L x 4mm-W x 2.5mm-D
Qty: 5 Beads / Length: 1 in.
Weight: .7 g.
Chromium Diopside is one of those rare gemstones whose history has truly just begun. The world first heard about chrome diopside in 1988 when rumors of a stunning green gem emerged out of northern Siberia. Chrome diopside has rich vibrant greens that rival the beauty of emerald. Chrome diopside color variations range from a vivid, bright green to a dark green that appears almost black. Color is natural and caused by the presence of chromium.
Mohs' Hardness Scale: 5.5-6
Chromium Diopside (green) is believed to heal the heart, lungs, the circulatory system, kidneys, muscle aches, spasms, and psychological disorders. It is also believed to aid with psychological disorders, and can help with emotional healing.