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is rose quartz jewelry heavy

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asked Feb 11, 2016 by dn85752002 (120 points)

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It is just as heavy as any other Quartz. They make jewelry out of amethyst which is essentially purple Quartz.
answered Feb 11, 2016 by Weasel (38,360 points)
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Quartz has a specific gravity of about 2.65, which means it is about 2 and a half times heavier than water of equal weight. Its probably slightly below average for gemstones.
answered Feb 19, 2016 by hershel (46,480 points)

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