Diopside is a Chromium magnesium calcium silicate found in Brazil. The name comes from the Greek for ÒtwoÓ and ÒappearanceÓ due to itÕs two sets of similar prism faces. It is used in ceramics and jewellery and is considered a stone of service and compassion.
No two pieces are alike. Each one will slightly vary in size, shape and colour. We carry sizes 0 through 3, the higher the number the larger the size - not all items are available in all sizes. If you have specific wishes about the general size of these treasures or how many to purchase to fill a display, it is recommended that you speak to your account manager.
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