Mozambique Pyrope Garnet – Red – Oval – 1.25 Carats

$ 355.00

Maria Sharapova, the Russian superstar tennis player said that “I want to be different. If everyone is wearing black, I want to be wearing red.” And of course, this Pyrope Garnet from Mozambique is something different, with a carat weight of 1.25 and a rare loupe clean clarity(devoid of any crystal inclusions). The dimensions of 7.00mm by 6.99mm and a pavilion depth of 3.54mm allows this stone to act as the centrepiece for that beautiful ring that you were looking for. The evenness of colour that this stone can display is almost otherworldly. The stone is oval in shape and has a modified cut on its pavilion, which is one of a kind for each stone with this unique cut. It allows the cut to suit the stone perfectly.

Be different, don’t wear black like everyone else. Wear red, wear this beautifully red Mozambique pyrope garnet.

Check out the VIDEO for this gorgeous gemstone!
Read More: MOZAMBIQUE GARNETS.
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Details and Specifications

Identity: Natural Garnet var. Pyrope
Carat Weight: 1.25 Carats
Dimensions: 7.00mm x 6.99mm x 3.54mm
Colour: Red
Clarity: Loupe Clean
Cut: Oval, Modified Cut
Origin: Mozambique
Treatment: None

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Description

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

THE 4CS

Carat Weight: 1.25 Carats
Colour: This Mozambique Pyrope Garnet is red in all forms of light.
Clarity: This Red Mozambique Pyrope Garnet is Loupe Clean in clarity.
Cut: This Red Mozambique Pyrope Garnet supports an oval cut with a modified pavilion.

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

VIDEO:

MOZAMBIQUE GARNETS

Garnets in the gem-world are the most underrated 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 beautiful 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)

7.00 x 6.99 x 3.54

Carat Weight

1.25

Colour

Red

Cut

Modified, Oval

Clarity

Loupe Clean

Treatment

None

Origin

Mozambique