All of our Minerals & Crystals are 100% Genuine Specimens & come with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Spinel is a magnesium aluminium oxide mineral. It is very popular in jewellery making, and comes in a variety of colours. When set in jewellery the stone is rather hard to distinguish from ruby. The more abundant colour of Spinel is red and this was at one time known as ‘Balas Ruby’SIMILAR TO SEEN: The image shows an example of the single specimen you will receive. This will be picked from our stock box graded and with a size within the minimum and maximum size range indicated. It will not be the exact specimen in the photo, the colours, shape, size and style may vary as with any natural item.