Facts about Alexandrite

This gemstone rates 8 to 8.5 on the Moh’s Hardness Chart making it an excellent choice for every day wear.

Alexandrite is sometimes called “Emerald by day, Ruby by night” due to its color change.

Alexandrite is the gemstone gift for June birthdays and the 55th wedding anniversary.

This chysoberyl contains iron and titanium, as well as chromium, which produces its color-changing quality.

Due to its scarcity and seemingly magical color change, alexandrite is one of the most valuable gemstones in the world.


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