? asked in Science & MathematicsOther - Science · 1 decade ago

What is the stone on this piece of jewlery I got from the dominican?

Hey my sister got me this necklass from the dominican republic. I'm always interested in gems and stuff so I want to find out what the stone is. Its pale purple and has facets and kinda looks like a diamond. My sister said she thinks it was called "cinnus" (know any gems that sound like that?) and I think its native to the dominican republic, though it might not be =p

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    it could be an amethyst, they range anywhere from dark purple to light purple and it can be cut like a diamond.

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