African Tourmaline – Pinkish Red – Cushion – 1.21 Carats

$ 560.00

Pink is not a colour but A COLOUR and this pink(with a slight tinge of red) tourmaline is no exception. Mined from our own land in Africa, this pink tourmaline has travelled to Sri Lanka to visit our master cutters. They have given it a masterful rectangular cushion shape and a modified cut on the pavilion. The stone weight comes to 1.21 carats and has dimensions of 6.69mm by 5.94mm and a pavilion depth of 4.03mm. The stone is loupe clean and has had no treatment done to it, similar to many of our gemstones. Pink-coloured tourmalines such as this are called rubellite tourmalines, because of their vivid pinkish-red colour.

Ultimately this pinkish-red tourmaline is a beautiful addition to any ring earring or necklace and could be yours.

Check out the VIDEO for this gorgeous gemstone!
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Details and Specifications

Identity: Natural Tourmaline
Carat Weight: 1.21 Carats
Dimensions: 6.69mm x 5.94mm x 4.03mm
Colour: Pink
Clarity: Loupe Clean
Cut: Rectangle Cushion, Step Cut
Origin: Africa
Treatment: None

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Description

Identity: Natural Tourmaline
Origin: Africa

THE 4CS

Carat Weight: 1.05 Carats
Colour: This Pinkish-Red African tourmaline is pinkish-red in all forms of light.
Clarity: Loupe Clean
Cut: This pinkish-red African tourmaline has a rectangular cushion shape with the cushion cut on the crown and pavilion facets featuring a step cut.

What are the 4Cs: Gemological Institute of America – The 4Cs

VIDEO:

African Tourmaline

Tourmalines are a type of gemstone from a group which composes of boron-silicate minerals, coming in a variety of different colours. It also contains different elements such as magnesium, sodium, aluminium, iron, potassium and lithium. Additionally, the individual minerals have different chemical compositions but share a common crystal structure, allowing for the aforementioned wide range in colour.

Also mined in various part of the world, Brazil and the African continent are the largest producers in the world. Africa especially, there are various countries which mine the precious stone including: Mozambique, which produces clean stones that are lighter in saturation and larger in size, Zambia, Madagascar, Nigeria and Namibia. In addition, each country displaying a different primary property.

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Additional information

Weight 100 g
Dimensions 19 × 26 × 4 cm
Gemstone

Tourmaline

Dimensions(mm)

6.69 x 5.94 x 4.03

Carat Weight

1.21

Colour

Pink

Cut

Cushion, Modified, Rectangle

Clarity

Loupe Clean

Treatment

None

Origin

Africa