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Alexandrite

Tsarstone collectors guide

Strong Color Change Alexandrite Oval .96ct.

Bluish green in daylight and red purple (pink) under incandescent light, the color change is strong. The stone is bright, well cut and quite clean for an alexandrite. A complimentary AIGS gemstone mini certificate is included with the purchase of this gemstone.

Strong Color Change Alexandrite Oval .96ct.
Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts

Grade Score 8 / 10

Color
Good (3/5)
Cut
Exceptional (5/5)
Carat
Medium (3/5)
Clarity
Exceptional (5/5)
Rarity
Rare (4/5)

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Detail identification and grading report
Identification
Type: Natural
Species: Chrysoberyl
Variety: Alexandrite
Origin: Deobhog area, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India
Hardness: 8.5
Density: 3.75
RI-1: 1.741
RI-2: 1.76
Enhancements
Variety of work: Faceted
Designation: A (Not currently known to be enhanced)
Color
Color light source: Cool daylight
Color description: RP/PR*3/2 (light red-purple or purple-red [pink])
Phenomena: Pleochroism Change of color (Alexandrite effect) Strong
Color phenomena: vstbG 7/4 (dark very strongly bluish green)
Clarity
Clarity type: Eye clean (Type I)
Transparency: Transparent
Cut
Shape: Oval
Cut style: Step
Symmetry: Exceptional
Brilliance: Exceptional
Polish: Exceptional
Size
Width: 5.30 mm
Length: 6.60 mm
Depth: 3.20 mm
Weight: 0.96 cts
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Bibliographic details
Page title Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts
Author David Weinberg
Website title Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide
Date published 03 July 2010 05:07 UTC
Date accessed 21 October 2014 22:30 UTC
Permanent link http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065
AMA style
David Weinberg. "Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts". In Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide. July 03, 2010, 05:07 UTC. Available at: http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065. Accessed October 21, 2014.
APA style
"Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts". (2010, July 03). In Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide. Retrieved 22:30, October 21, 2014, from http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065.
Bluebook style
"Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts", http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065 (last visited October 21, 2014).
Bluebook: Harvard JOLT style
See Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide, "Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts", http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065 (Rare Alexandrite (Chrysoberyl) Oval 0.96cts from India (Deobhog area)) (as of Oct. 21, 2014, 22:30 GMT).
CBE/CSE style
David Weinberg. "Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts". In Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide. 2010 Jul 03, 05:07 UTC.[Internet], Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide; 2010 Jul 03, 05:07 UTC [cited 2014 Oct 21]. Available from: http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065.
Chicago style
David Weinberg, "Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts", http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065, (accessed October 21, 2014).
MLA style
"Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts". Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide. 03 Jul 2010, 05:07 UTC. 21 Oct 2014 http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065
MHRA style
David Weinberg, "Natural Alexandrite Oval 0.96 cts", Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide, 03 July 2010, 05:07 UTC, http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00065 [accessed 21 October 2014].
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