|Chrysoberyl Cat's Eye|
Beautiful inclusion that gives reflection of light producing chatoyancy effect appears from this special chrysoberyl family. Called as a Cat's Eye Beryl, the brown honey color Cat's Eye becomes the most expensive gems among its family. This precious gems has colors, ranged from yellow, green, to red Brown. Chrysoberyl is mainly found in Srilanka, Burma, Tanzania, and Rusia.
|Chatoyancy on Cat's Eye Beryl|
beryllium aluminium oxide
The name "Chrysoberyl" is derived from Greek word, Chrysos and Beryllos. Those two words have a meaning "golden" and "beryllium". The Asian people believe that Cat's Eye can give them protection from the "evil eye".