Pink, Purple and violet Gems and Minerals Photography

Nature Stock Images By Greg C Grace

Various Pink, Purple and violet Gems, Minerals and Crystal specimens from around the world.

     
Kunzite crystal


Pink, Purple and violet Gems and Minerals Details

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First Published: 20141125

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Caption List:

1. Amethyst twin crystal. Amethyst twin crystal on white background

2. Amethyst crystal cave, goede half. Amethyst geode half, 54cm. Amethyst is a member of the gem-quality quartz mineral group that forms terminated crystals. Amethyst crystals form largely in pegmatitic and hydrothermal deposits, with smaller crystals found in sedimentary and metamorphic rock. They are found widespread across the globe.

3. Rubelite, pink tourmaline gemstone. Large pink tourmaline (Rubelite) gemstone on marble

4. Amethyst Buddha carving. Amethyst Buddha carving on white backgrouns

5. Fluorite crystal, purple on white background. Fluorite is calcium fluoride, also known as ‘flurospar’. Fluorite is transparent to translucent and displays a wide colour range, most notably; blue, violet, green, yellow and orange. It is often pastel or light in hue, but some specimens can be rich or dark with colour zoning or inclusions. Fluorite forms in the cubic crystalline system, in medium and high temperature hydrothermal veins.

6. Kunzite crystal. Large Kunzite terminated crystal on white background

7. Purple sapphire gemstone. Purple sapphire gemstone on white background

8. Pink spinel gemstone. Round cut Pink spinel gemstone on marble

9. Pink sapphire gemstone. Pink sapphire gemstone on white background

10. Violet Fluorite octahedron on white background. Fluorite is calcium fluoride, also known as ‘flurospar’. Fluorite is often pastel or light in tone, but some specimens can be rich or dark with colour zoning or banding. Fluorite forms in the cubic crystalline system.

11. Rhodonite sphere. Large Rhodonite sphere on white background

12. Amethyst gemstone. Large emerald-cut Amethyst gemstone on white background

13. Kunzite gemstone 'Pink Spodumene' on white background. Kunzite is the pink-violet variety of Spodumene. With large specimens being found it is popular amongst collectors as natural crystals or as cut gemstones. Gemstones can often be quite large.

14. Pink tourmaline crystal. Pink tourmaline terminated crystal on white background

15. Violet Sapphire gemstone. Violet Sapphire on white background

16. Amethyst gems and crystals. Amethyst is a member of the gem-quality quartz mineral group that forms terminated crystals. Amethyst crystals form largely in pegmatitic and hydrothermal deposits, with smaller crystals found in sedimentary and metamorphic rock. They are found widespread across the globe.

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