Mozambique Pyrope Garnet – Red – Fancy – 2.40 Carats

$ 865.00

If you want something truly considered fancy then have a look at this loupe clean fancy shaped Pyrope Garnet. Resulting from this stunning gemstone’s flower cut pavilion facets, the stone has fire like a raging inferno and is simply stunning. Red in all forms of light and with dimensions of 7.91mm by 7.91mm and a pavilion of 5.00mm this semi precious gemstone would be perfect for any setting from a ring to a brooch or even a fancy pendant. Totally natural free from any treatments, sourced from our mines in Mozambique in an ethical and environmentally friendly manner, this 2.40 carat wonder is truly one of Mozambique’s finest and fanciest to come from the earth’s surface. It’s a testament to the incredible talents of our master lapidarists situated in Sri Lanka and a pleasure to present this stone to you.

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

Identity: Natural Garnet var. Pyrope
Carat Weight: 2.40 Carats
Dimensions: 7.91mm x 7.91mm x 5.00mm
Colour: Red
Clarity: Loupe Clean
Cut: Octagon, Modified Flower Cut
Origin: Mozambique
Treatment: None

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Description

Identity: Natural Garnet var. Pyrandine – Pyrope
Origin: Mozambique

THE 4CS

Carat Weight: 2.40 Carats
Colour: This Mozambique Pyrope Garnet is red in all forms of light.
Clarity: This Red Mozambique Pyrope Garnet is Loupe Clean.
Cut: This Red Mozambique Pyrope Garnet supports a fancy shape with a fancy cut.

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

VIDEO:

MOZAMBIQUE GARNETS

Garnets in the gem-world are the most under rated gemstone. The general population’s perception is skewed due to the use of garnets to imitate other gemstones. In addition these imitations are not as valuable. However, Garnets also have a certain to the beauty to them, allowing them to inhabit famous pieces of jewellery. An example is: The Winter Egg.

The Garnet is among the list of the world’s hardest stones, with a hardness ranging between 7 to 7.5 on the Mohs’ scale of hardness. Thus making it most suitable for use in jewellery. To ensure it’s durability, people in the gem world, whether it may be merchants, lapidarists and jewellers, take special care to see that its original quality is maintained for a long time.

There are a variety of famous Garnet deposits around the world and Mozambique is a major producer. Mozambique Garnet primarily originate from the mines of Cuamba in Mozambique’s Niassa Province and displays an incomparable and timeless beauty, and is also yet so affordable. In addition, excellently cut Mozambique garnets reflect their inner beauty, with an eye-clean finish. In addition, they are also of the highest quality and clarity grade for coloured gemstones, varying from a wonderfully transparent to a clear appearance, as determined by the world’s leading gemological laboratories. Despite its high quality it is challenging to obtain consistently, due to its rarity as the country’s only mined semi-precious gemstone.

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Additional information

Weight 100 g
Dimensions 19 × 26 × 4 cm
Gemstone

Garnet, Pyrope

Dimensions(mm)

7.91 x 7.91 x 5.00

Carat Weight

2.40

Colour

Red

Cut

Fancy, Flower

Clarity

Loupe Clean

Treatment

None

Origin

Mozambique