|The Very Highest Quality Citrine Jewellery. . .|
The hardness of citrine is 7, and appears on the Moh scale as quartz.
Citrine is often incorrectly and ignorantly sold as topaz. Although topaz and citrine can often be similar colours, they are both completely distinct gemstones. Often the owners and wearers of citrines ring call them topaz, presumably along the lines of wishful thinking. Many topaz are a richer colour than citrine,containing more orange colouration.
|Chemical Composition and Name||SiO2 - Silicon Dioxide|
|Refractive Index||1.544 - 1.553|
|Specific Gravity||2.65 - 2.66|
|Crystalline System||Trigonal (Rhombohedral)|
|Other Optical Properties||Uniaxial|
|. . . at the Lowest Possible Price|
|32 - 36 Harrowside, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1RJ, England. |
Telephone (44) - (0) 1253 - 343081; Fax 408058; E-mail: [email protected]
The URL for our main page is: http://www. 18carat. co. uk/index.html
|Web Design by Snoop|