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Phosphosiderite 10mm Cabochon

Phosphosiderite Cabochon (10mm Round)

The phosphosiderite gemstone cabochon shown here is 10mm in diameter, and is available to be handcrafted into a custom piece for you.

Phosphosiderite 6mm Round Cabochon

Phosphosiderite Cabochons (6mm Round)

The phosphosiderite gemstone cabochons shown here are 6mm in diameter, and are available to be handcrafted into custom pieces for you.

Gemstone of the Month – Phosphosiderite

The basic elements that make up Phosphosiderite are phosphorus and iron, hence the name.The word Sideros, meaning iron, comes from the Greek language.

Phosphosiderite is found mainly in Argentina and Chile, but has also been found in Germany, USA and Portugal. It has a hardness of 3.5-4 on Mohs Scale.

Phosphosiderite and Amethyst Sterling Silver Amorphia Pendant

Phosphosiderite and Amethyst Sterling Silver Amorphia Pendant

The shades of purple in Phosphosiderite are supposed to aid in reducing anger, and to assist in calming down the heightened temperament of a person, bringing about a feeling of peacefulness.

Phosphosiderite 6mm Round Cabochon

It is believed to help heal problems related to the third eye chakra, which is associated with knowledge and perception.

Phosphosiderite Oval Cabochon

These cabochons above are available to be made into a custom silver piece for you! Let me know if you’re interested.

Phosphosiderite Oval Cabochon

Phosphosiderite Oval Cabochon

The amazing lavender oval phosphosiderite gemstone cabochon shown here is 25mm long.  It is available to be handcrafted into a custom made ring or pendant for you. 

The basic elements that make up Phosphosiderite are phosphorus and iron, hence the name. The word Sideros, meaning iron, comes from the Greek language. Phosphosiderite is found mainly in Argentina and Chile, but has also been found in Germany, USA and Portugal.

The shades of purple in Phosphosiderite are supposed to aid in reducing anger, and to assist in calming down the heightened temperament of a person, bringing about a feeling of peacefulness. It is believed to help heal problems related to the third eye chakra, which is associated with knowledge and perception.