Mozambique Rhodolite Garnet – Purple – Trillion – 2.68 Carats

$ 825.00

The world’s biggest and most famous producers of Natural Rhodonite garnets are Sri Lanka, Mozambique, Kenya, Zimbabwe and the United States. This little beauty was sourced in Mozambique and transformed by our master lapidarists into this swanky trillion shape with a modified flower cut pavilion that demands attention. Weighing 2.68 carats this loupe clean, untreated Rhodolite Garnet could be yours. With a purple colour resembling a bunch of December grapes and dimensions of 8.38mm by 8.47mm and a pavilion depth of 5.12mm this piece of the African continent would nestle perfectly in the ring finger of your choice. This grape definitely has no seeds!

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Details and Specifications

Identity: Natural Garnet var. Pyrandine – Rhodolite
Carat Weight: 2.68 Carats
Dimensions: 8.38mm x 8.47mm x 5.12mm
Colour: Purple
Clarity: Loupe Clean
Cut: Trilliant, Modified Flower Cut
Origin: Mozambique
Treatment: None

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Description

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

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Carat Weight: 2.68 Carats
Colour: This Mozambique Rhodolite Garnet is purple in colour in all forms of light.
Clarity: This Purple Mozambique Rhodolite Garnet is Loupe Clean.
Cut: This Purple Mozambique Rhodolite Garnet has a trillion shape with modified flower cut pavilion facets.

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 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, Rhodolite

Dimensions(mm)

8.38 x 8.47 x 5.12

Carat Weight

2.68

Colour

Purple

Cut

Modified Flower, Trillion

Clarity

Loupe Clean

Treatment

None

Origin

Mozambique