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Where Dumortierite is Found :

Color of Dumortierite :

Dumortierite is found in Brazil, Canada, France, Italy, Madagascar, Namibia, Norway, Poland, Russia, Siberia, Sri Lanka, and several states in the western part of the United States. The type of dumortierite used in jewelry is a deep blue or violet often flecked with black or other shades of blue. However, this mineral in its natural form can also be found in shades of pink and brown.

Birthstone :

Anniversary :

Dumortierite is considered the astrological birthstone for Leo. Dumortierite is not an anniversary gemstone.

Fun Facts :

  • Dumortierite was named for the 19th century French paleontologist, Eugene Dumortier.
  • It is sometimes used to imitate lapis lazuli and is often misidentified as that gemstone or sodalite.
  • This gemstone is sometimes used in the manufacturing of ceramics and porcelain.

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Healing Properties of Dumortierite :

  • helps with throat and thyroid problems

Mystical Properties of Dumortierite :

  • referred to as the "stone of patience," it is known for its calming effects and ability to eliminate stubbornness
  • aids with organization and prioritization, helping the wearer to become methodical and systematic
  • releases tension
  • provides trust and courage during difficult times
  • boosts creativity
  • provides some grounding in loving relationships, allowing reality to be seen more clearly and dealt with more intelligently