African Zircon – Cognac – Emerald – 1.20 Carats

$ 550.00

A late Friday evening with a nice glass of Cognac, held in your hand donning a stunning piece of jewellery, centred with this stunning cognac-coloured zircon. The stunning emerald cut this stone encapsulates strengthens its deep and moody colour. The precision cutting on this piece allows natural sunlight to seep in and enrich the colour of the stone! It’s a sizeable stone, suitable for a modestly sized piece of jewellery with a carat weight of 1.20 carats.

Enjoy your afternoon cognac and your cognac zircon!

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Identity: Natural Zircon
Carat Weight: 1.20 Carats
Dimensions: 3.92mm x 7.04mm
Colour: Cognac
Clarity: Eye Clean
Cut: Emerald
Origin: Africa
Treatment: None

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Identity: Natural Zircon
Origin: Africa


Carat Weight: 1.20 Carats
Colour: This stone dons a colourful cognac under cold light, while under warm light it is rich cognac in colour.
Clarity: In addition, this stunning cognac zircon is eye clean.
Cut: This Cognac Zircon supports a rectangular shape and an emerald cut.

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


Zircons, chemically known as ZrSiO4, is the oldest mineral of the earth originating from all three different rock types: igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary. Zircons also have an immense variety of facts such as: being in the tetragonal crystal system, being doubly refractive and having a high birefringence. Despite these facts, the most important piece of history concerning the Zircon was its use as an imitation of diamond in the 1900s. Some people’s brilliant-cut diamonds in rings during those periods were, in fact, a colourless zircon, which has a profound sparkle similar to the diamond(caused by the high refractive index). It is unfortunate in the current day and age where the previous notoriety of the stone has overshadowed the beauty, colour range and value which the stone has. Therefore, aiming to build the reputation of Zircons in a new light, this publication presents the Zeal of Zircons.

The discovery of zircons happens all over the world due to its presence in all types of rocks. However, just like any other gemstone, there are countries which gain popularity as leaders in zircon production. A country which The Gem Monarchy is proud to be based in Australia. Australia is the leading largest country in Zircon mining, attributing to 37% of the world’s total. Next comes South Africa attributing to 30% of the world’s production. Although these countries have a high percentage, other countries such as Cambodia, Madagascar, Canada, Ukraine, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand produce beautiful zircons which rivals the sparkles of diamonds.

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Additional information

Dimensions 19 × 26 × 4 cm



3.92 x 7.04

Carat Weight





Emerald, Rectangle


Eye Clean






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