Angelite is the bluish gray translucent variety of anhydrite from Peru. Since it is soft it can be carved or shaped into decorative objects or cabochons.
- Optical Properties
- Characteristic Physical Properties
- Chemistry & Crystallography
Angel stone, Anhydrite
Countries of Origin
Unknown; Mexico; Peru
Angelite is very soft, so be mindful of scratching. Avoid abrasives, ultrasonic, solvents, or exposure to water.