Unakite is a type of granitic rock that features mottled patterns of green epidote, white to gray quartz, and pink feldspar, occasionally with black veining. This compact, hard gem is most often seen as cabochon gems, carvings and beads or sold as tumbled rough.
- Optical Properties
- Characteristic Physical Properties
- Chemistry & Crystallography
Countries of Origin
Unknown; China; United States of America; Brazil; South Africa; Australia; Indonesia
Normal care for untreated Unakite. Avoid hot water, household chemicals, and ultrasonic cleaners for impregnated stones.