Andrew's Chiastolite Crystals
P.O. Box 214

Lancaster,MA 01523
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There's A Mysterious Crystal Lurking In The Forest

Of course it's not found in just any forest. In fact , Chiastolite Crystals are only found in a few places on Earth! ( Mainly in California,China, Australia and Massachusetts. ) The Lancaster variety are most likely the only  ones of gemstone quality. There are deposits of a very pure Slate that the Chiastolite crystals were formed in, that are concentrated in this area.
This rare form of Andalusite is the only crystal that bears this unusual cruciform pattern inside.

Drawing Demonstrates How Pattern Changes Within A Single Chiastolite Crystal.

Chiastolite Crystals' Design Varies From Maltese Cross To Cruciform Shape

Cross-Sections Can Be Displayed In Their Raw State Or Ground And Polished For Unique Jewelry.

Diameter Of Crystals Is Typically 3/8 to 1/2 Inch

Hardness Varies From 3.5 to 7 On Moh's Hardness Scale

Chiastolite Crystals Display A Variety Of Colors ( Pink,Orange Brown,White)



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