This Display measures 4.6" high x 4.6" wide x 2.5" thick
Peridot is atype of Olivine, a common mineral inÂ lava maficÂ andÂ ultramaficrocks but gem quality peridot only occurs in a fraction of these settings.Peridot can be also found in meteorites. Peridot is one of the few gemstonesthat occur in only one color, an olive green. The intensity and tint of thegreen, however, depends on how muchÂ ironÂ is contained in the crystalstructure, so the color of individual peridot gems can vary from yellow--toolive--to brownish-green. The most valued color is a dark olive-green. It isthe birthstone for August.
Peridotinspires healing, renewal, purification, rebirth and growth. It alleviatesanger, jealousy, and irritation.Â It isassociated with stress reduction, relaxation, recuperative abilities, comfortand intuition. It is especially good for healing the healers. It is said to bebeneficial for treating psychological afflictions, depression and sleepingdisorders. It affects negative emotions and calms the spirit. It fostersemotional balance, security and inner peace. It is used to alleviate emotionaland physical pain. It is helpful for grieving and lightens suffering.