Peridot as an Interplanetary Gemstone
The stony-iron meteorites known as pallasites are famed for the areas of yellowish green olivines they contain.
Kilbourne Hole Peridot
This little-known source of gem-quality peridot, located in southwestern New Mexico, produces small but brilliant gems.
The Gemmological Characteristics of Chinese Peridot
Chinese peridot is similar to peridots from other localities.
A Survey of the Gemstone Resources of China
China has identified many deposits with significant potential to produce gemstones; various species are discussed.
Peridot from Tanzania
Tanzanian peridot is compared with peridots from other localities.
San Carlos Peridot
Marketed throughout the world, San Carlos material is often confused with, and sold as, peridot from localities that are better known and documented.
Zabargad: The Ancient Peridot Island in The Red Sea
Reflecting on his 1980 visit to Zabargad, the author writes on this relatively unknown island and the beautiful peridots for which it has gained fame.
Characterisation of Peridot from Sardinia, Italy
Gem-quality peridot is occasionally found as mantle xenoliths within basalts near Pozzomaggiore.