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Amazonite History, Lore, Facts, Myths and Pictures



Amazonite is found in the United States, Brazil, Zimbabwe, Russia, Australia, Namibia. Amazonite is usually light green to blue-green, mottled and sometimes contains light striations. 

A semi-opaque stone that was used extensively by the Egyptians, the name Amazonite comes from the mistaken belief that it was found in the Amazon river.  A relatively soft stone, Amazonite ranges from 5-6 on the Mohs' scale.


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hand cut Amazonite cabochon

Amazonite rough

Amazonite Jewelry and Cabochons

Jewelry made with amazonite.  A selection of free form cabochons and roughavailable for custom jewelry design.





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