|Larimar (Pectolite) Rough
Larimar is the commercial name for Pectolite. It is only found in one
locality, Dominican Republic. It's beautifu aqua-blue color is accented
with light chatoyant areas. One must be careful when cutting Larimar,
because it tends to chip out. Larmiar will polish well with tin oxide
or diamond. Mohs hardness 5.
Finished Larimar (Pectolite)