In Germany and the Scandinavian countries, moonstone is the June birthstone. Far less expensive than traditional pearl and modern alexandrite, moonstone is also the birthstone for those born on a Monday. Brilliant cushion-cut moonstone, 9.07 cts, 14.9 x 12 mm, Ziller Valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria. © The Gem Trader. Used with permission.
Article: Moonstone Buying Guide
Credit: The Gem Trader
|Gemstone||Feldspar, Orthoclase, Moonstone|
|Natural or man made||Natural|
|Origin details||Ziller Valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol|