Natural White Topaz
NATURAL WHITE TOPAZ – GENUINE WHITE TOPAZ
White topaz, a transparent semiprecious stone, has often been mistaken for a diamond because of the similarities in clarity between the two stones and because both gems are hard, although topaz stones are not quite as durable as diamonds
COLOR: Natural white Topaz, as the name suggests has a clear colour.
ORIGIN: Deposits of topaz have been found in Brazil, Afghanistan, Australia, Myanmar (Burma), China, Germany, Japan, Madagascar, Mexico, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Russia, Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, Ukraine and the USA.
CHEMICAL COMPOSITION: White topaz is a pure stone, composed of aluminum silicate. Al2SiO4 (F, OH) 2 Fluor containing aluminium silicate
CUT: Square cut, Round cut, Octagon cut, Pear cut, Oval cut, Heart cut and even fancy shapes such as fish or birds
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 3.56
REFRACTIVE INDEX: 1.609 – 1.643
FORMATION: Organic substance grown and nurtured over millions of years deep inside Mother Earth.
TREATMENT: White Topaz occurs naturally. White Topaz is treated to obtain many colors.
UNUSUAL PROPERTIES: White topaz is sometimes used as the birthstone alternative for April. The metaphysical properties of this stone will enhance the creativity and individuality. These gemstones are brilliant and dazzling under the perfect, bright lights. White Topaz is becoming increasingly popular as an inexpensive Diamond simulant.
USAGE: Rings, Nose Studs, Ear Rings, and other jewellery, Meditation (as it aids clearer visualization)
WHAT WE SUPPLY: Best quality Natural White Topaz