Television Stone (Ulexite) Gemstones

  • Hardness

    2.0 on the Mohs scale.

  • Occurrence

    Argentina, Chile, Canada, U.S. (California, Nevada).

  • Appearance

    White, with a silky sheen. Cut as a cabochon, shows a cat's eye effect. A cut stone placed on writing causes it to appear on the surface, prompting the name "TV Stone".

  • Enhancements

    Ulexite is usually coated with a plastic or varnish on one side to improve the effect, and improve durability.

    More information on gemstone enhancements.

Ulexite (Television Stone)
Ulexite (Television Stone)

84.61 ct.
40.0x25.0mm Rough
[N] Not enhanced.
Quantity Available: 236
Shape, size and weight will vary somewhat from what is pictured, as we have a number of these stones.
Television Stone Ulexite