A beautiful jet-black stone the Black Spinel is made for elegant rings, earrings or necklaces.
With it's oval rose cut shape this gemstone offers inspiration for delicate and simple designs in silver or gold, but new jewelry techniques like electroforming or tiffany tehnique can for sure incorporate this beautiful crystals in one of a kind jewelry♥
WHAT IS BLACK SPINEL:
Black spinel stone is a rare gemstone made up of hard vitreous magnesium aluminium oxide or magnesium aluminate. Specifically, black spinel is one of the rarest minerals that comes from the Spinel family and is a true gemstone often confused with black tourmaline. It’s said that the name ‘Spinel’ comes from the Latin, ‘spina’ meaning thorn – this refers to the sharp crystal formations it’s made up of.
8 on the Mohs hardness scale.
These stones are cut point and don't have a flatback.
5 small pieces 13x10x6mm
1 medium piece 14x10x6mm
1 big piece 16x12x6m
Metaphysical properties for Black Spinel.