The Opal Outlet Shop continues to offer a wide variety of gemstones including this Iolite 58 Heart-Shaped Pear Gemstone.
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According to legend, iolite is called the Viking Compass Stone. It’s said that thin slices of iolite served as glare-reducers and polarizing filters that helped ancient Viking navigators locate the sun on cloudy days. This allowed the Nordic mariners to pinpoint their own location on the seas.
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