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Tsarstone collectors guide

Nice Emerald Cut Chrysoberyl 2.56cts.

Vanadium in trace amounts is probably responsible for the minty green color of chrysoberyls like this one.

Nice Emerald Cut Chrysoberyl 2.56cts.

Grade Score 6 / 10

Color
Fair (2/5)
Cut
Good (3/5)
Carat
Medium (3/5)
Clarity
Very good (4/5)
Rarity
Hard to find (3/5)

Price information

Availability information

  • Offered through Multicolour.com
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  • Source: Multicolour.com
  • Multicolour Gems Co., Ltd
Detail identification and grading report
Identification
Type: Natural
Species: Chrysoberyl
Variety: Chrysoberyl
Origin: Tunduru, Ruvuma, Ruvuma Region, Tanzania
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: styG 4/3 (medium light strongly yellowish green)
Phenomena: Pleochroism Strong (55%-59%)
Clarity
Clarity type: Slightly included (Type I)
Transparency: Transparent
Cut
Shape: Octagon
Cut style: Step
Symmetry: Exceptional
Brilliance: Fair
Polish: Exceptional
Size
Width: 6.50 mm
Length: 10.50 mm
Depth: 3.20 mm
Weight: 2.56 cts
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