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Morganite

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Colour: A variety of pink hues
Family: Beryl (morganite is a relative of emerald and aquamarine)
Hardness: 7.8 – 8 out of 10 on the Mohs scale
Found in: Brazil, Madagascar, Afghanistan and California
Important information The most important aspect when choosing morganite is the colour. A deeper, saturated pink colour is more valuable than a paler pink morganite. Inclusions are quite rare, but a larger stone will still display the colour more effectively than a smaller stone.
Mythology Morganite is believed to reduce stress and promote calmness in its wearer.