Uvarovite is dazzling with its shimmering green crystals.
It is a subspecies of garnet that contains chromium.
Garnet, which has a strong image of being a red gemstone, actually comes in a variety of colors, including orange, purple, and yellowish green.
Among them, ubarovite crystals are miniscule, measuring about 3 mm at the largest.
It is the only mineral classified as a garnet that is rarely found as a gemstone.
Uvarovite is a collection of such tiny crystals.
Why not immerse yourself in the microscopic world with a loupe in hand?
You will surely feel its charm more directly than when you see it with the naked eye.
Acrylic resin / mineral (Uvarovite / Saranovsky mine, Ural, Russia)
[ Sola cube Mineral curated ]
Specimens selected by Usagi no Nedoko from among various minerals are enclosed in 4cm and 5cm cubes.
This premium series was created based on the concept of "transmitting the diverse and profound appeal of minerals.
Size and weight
2.0" W × 2.0" D × 2.0" H / 150g-170g
Uniqueness: Packaged minerals are all sourced from nature. They vary in sizes, colors and shapes.
Air bubbles: Each sola cube is carefully hand crafted. During the production process, fine air bubbles or powder like materials may occur inside the cube, however, they are considered not defect.
Cleaning: Please wipe off by soft cloth when cleaning.
Use of chemicals: Fine cracks may occur if cleaned by solutions such as thinner or alcohol.
Temperature: Please avoid the direct sunlight or extremely humid atmosphere. They may cause discoloration or small cracks.