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peridot
pre-tumbled peridot
mined in Pakistan
sold by weight; size varies 1/4" - 1/2"


PERIDOT BOMB SM 1.5" $25.00


PERIDOT BOMB MED 2.5" $45.00

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Peridot Bomb

Crystallized peridot deep within the earth's crust is carried to the surface by magma & gasses and then ejected into the atmosphere during a volcanic eruption. The porous lava hardens into a thick concentric layer of dark basalt around this peridot, forming a peridot "lava bomb".


Bag 1 oz Peridot Chips $3.00

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Peridot Chips
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Color:

Green

Zodiac:

Libra

also Pisces, Gemini, Leo, Virgo

Energies:

Protection, Money, Healing

Planet:

Mercury, Venus

Anniversary Stone:

16


Peridot Beads


Faceted Peridot


Peridot Jewelry

.5grams $7.00

1 grams $14.00

2 grams $28.00

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Tumbled Peridot


Vial of approx 20 tiny stones $29.99

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tumbled peridot in Vial
approx 20 small polished peridot in glass vial - approx 10 grams


Peridot Gemstone meaning

A tiny island known as Zabargard (owned by Egypt) is documented as the first source of peridot, dating back as far as four thousand years. Early Crusaders who visited St. John's Island (now called Zabargard) introduced this gem to Europe upon return from battle.

Peridot is mentioned in many ancient references as chrysolite. It is mentioned throughout the Bible, and early Christians considered it sacred. Today still, Catholic Bishops traditionally wear a ring of peridot and amethyst as a symbol of purity and morality.

The peridot was believed to be a stone of springtime by ancients who considered it a gift from Mother Nature. Napoleon once made a gift of peridot to Josephine as a symbol of undying love and admiration. In ancient times, it was said that a dream about peridot foretold impending danger.

Healing qualities of peridot

Peridot is a stone of lightness and beauty. Only spiritual or clear-minded persons should use peridot. The person with too many earthly problems will not be able to understand the beauty of the Peridot. The very spiritual can wear peridot in a necklace with the stone at the base of the throat to feel its soothing effect. Used in a necklace, peridot is a protector against negative emotions.

Peridot has been known to have healing effect on the gall bladder and liver.

Sources of peridot

Peridot is a gem variety from the olivine mineral group. The bottle green color is called peridot. Yellowish green is chrysolite. Olive green is olivine. Sources of peridot include: St. John's Island (Egypt), United States (Arizona and Hawaii), Myanmar, Burma, Australia, Norway, South Africa and Brazil.


No claims are made. These alleged powers are gathered from writing, books, folklore and various sources.