Add boldness to your design with this rondelle shape black spinel stone. It is said that Spinel comes from the Latin word, “Spina”, meaning “spine” which describes the sharp, needle-like formations that create Spinel crystals. Black Spinel is usually mined along with ruby and sapphire, which is why they share so many similar properties. Spinel is most commonly found and mined in Cambodia, Burma, Sri Lanka, and Thailand. Black Spinel is very powerful stone. It is very helpful in healing the body from within but is often helpful for the bladder, intestines, and female reproductive system. Use Black Spinel to help with leg disorders as well as problems associated with the lymphatic system.