Bloodstone Heliotrope Luster
Optical Properties of Bloodstone Heliotrope are its behavioral responses towards light. While few optical properties can be identified with naked eyes, other require special instruments by the gemologists to identify them. Bloodstone Heliotrope optical properties like luster, clarity, refractive index etc. are used to determine the non-destructive methods during gemstone identification and evaluation.
Bloodstone Heliotrope luster is the quantity of light the crystal reflects when light is incident on it. Bloodstone Heliotrope which is commonly found in Green, Greenish, Blue, Red color, is Translucent in nature. It possess Waxy luster.