Ammonite Freeform “Canadian Fossil” - Unique #2
This magnificent piece is a one of a kind, spectacular freeform hand specimen. This specimen displays a bright mix of orange and green with touches of blue. Ammonites are a fossil with the form of a spiral-shaped shell. Bulges and indentations are typically convex from the front to varying degrees, especially on the rim, resulting in different sutures.
This Ammolite product is crafted by hand. The Ammolite has been individually selected and polished to bring out its unique colours and pattern. Originating 71 Million years ago. The result of tectonic pressure and mineralization formed the colourful gemstone. Indigenous Canadians refer to Ammolite as the “Buffalo Stone”, others refer to Ammolite as the “Energy Stone”, “Spirit Stone” or “7 Colour Prosperity Stone”.
This Ammolite is ethically mined and certified by the Federal Department of Canadian Heritage. for more information click here:
Korite discovers and hand cuts the Ammolite gem to maximize the bright colours that are unique to each gem. Multiple layers of the natural gemstone material create a beautiful array of colour. This rare, natural expression of the spectacular gem is believed to awaken positive energy with its joyful beauty, and ancient heritage. They are also known as the Cephalopods. They are linked to the existing cuttlefish, squid and octopus family. rarity and beauty of Canada’s gemstone. Every piece is ethically mined and handcrafted by skilled artisans to create the luxuriously Canadian treasures!
Like all gemstones, Ammolite should be treated with care and attention. Avoid exposure to direct heat, Do not over-expose to water, Avoid hard impact to the stone, Do not clean in ultrasonic cleaners, and Use a soft! none-abrasive cloth to clean your Ammolite.
Determining quality is decided from a few factors such as: Standard grade stones will display 1-2 colours and can often include matrix lines. A grade stones will display 2 or more colours in brighter tones than standard. AA grade stones will display 3 or more bright colours. AAA grade stone will display 3 or more vibrant colours from any angle.