Larimar (Pectolite) Gemstones
4.5 - 6.0 on the Mohs scale.
Opaque, sky blue with white streaks, sometimes included with reddish or blackish impurities. The name is derived from the name of the daughter of Mr. Micheal Mendez, Larissa and the Spanish word for ocean, mar. This form of pectolite is found only in the Dominican Republic and is unlike any other pectolite in the world.
Larimar is not known to be enhanced.
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|24.5x17.8mm Cabochon, Antique Cushion Cut|
|Strong Strongly Bluish Green|
|[N] Not enhanced.|
|One of a kind.|
| Larimar Pectolite
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- A Larimar is found in colors that range from pale to medium turquoise blue to a greenish-blue and features milky white veining. The amount and thickness of the veining varies widely from stone to stone.
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