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Titanite and Chrysoprase Physical Properties

1 Physical Properties
1.1 Tenacity
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1.2 Solubility
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1.3 Durability
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1.4 Specific Gravity
3.48-3.60
2.58-2.64
1.5 Fracture
Sub-Conchoidal, Conchoidal, Brittle
Gems, Sixth Edition (2006)
1.6 Cleavage
Distinct on [110], parting on {221}
None
1.7 Mohs Hardness
5-5.5
6.5-7
1.8 Chemical Composition
Not Available
SiO2 (with a high level of nickel impurities )

Titanite and Chrysoprase Chemical Formula

While comparing Titanite and Chrysoprase physical properties, the important data you should know is its chemical composition. Since chemical formula defines the molecular structure of the crystal, most of the physical properties like color, tenacity, solubility are governed by Titanite and Chrysoprase chemical formula.

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  • Chemical formula of Chrysoprase- SiO2 (with a high level of nickel impurities )

Titanite and Chrysoprase Specific Gravity

Another important criteria for qualitative analysis of gemstones is Titanite and Chrysoprase Specific gravity. Specific gravity is the relative density of a gemstone compared with respect to density of water. Gemologists use Titanite and Chrysoprase Optical Properties during the identification of gemstone. Specific gravity of Titanite is 2.58-2.64 whereas that of Chrysoprase is 2.58-2.64.