Sunstone Heart (Various)
Size: Large(7x7.5cm), Medium(5x5.5cm)
Weight: 94-148 g. (approx.)
Product Type: One of Multiple
Sunstone is a orange gemstone from India. It is a variety of Feldspar, related to Moonstone and Labradorite. It is a softer stone hugely popular on the world market, and shows a shimmer effect because of inclusions of Hematite typically, but on occasion the shimmer can come from Geothite or Pyrite.
Sunstone makes for a very upbeat heart with its peachy to deep orange coloring, and eye-catching shimmering inclusions. These pieces have have a few dendrites in black. The larger hearts are a pale peach with a deeper peach almost orange dotted throughout and the medium heart is a deeper peach with the deep orange but both have a brilliant flash to them.
Sunstone is thought to be a joyful, light-inspiring stone. It is traditionally linked to benevolent gods, good luck and good fortune. Emotionally it is thought to have an antidepressant effect helping to lift dark moods and seasonal affect disorder.
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed.