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Fine Cut Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84cts.

For such a hard and durable material chrysoberyl is relatively obscure and the low prices don’t seem to reflect its utility as a gemstone. Only corundum and diamond are harder.

Fine Cut Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84cts.

Grade Score 7 / 10

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

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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: YG/GY 4/3 (medium light yellow-green)
Phenomena: Pleochroism Strong (65%-69%)
Clarity
Clarity type: Slightly included (Type I)
Transparency: Transparent
Cut
Shape: Trillion
Cut style: Step
Symmetry: Exceptional
Brilliance: Exceptional
Polish: Exceptional
Size
Width: 8.30 mm
Length: 9.30 mm
Weight: 2.84 cts
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Bibliographic details
Page title Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts
Author David Weinberg
Website title Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide
Date published 03 July 2010 05:08 UTC
Date accessed 24 October 2014 17:05 UTC
Permanent link http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038
AMA style
David Weinberg. "Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts". In Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide. July 03, 2010, 05:08 UTC. Available at: http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038. Accessed October 24, 2014.
APA style
"Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts". (2010, July 03). In Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide. Retrieved 17:05, October 24, 2014, from http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038.
Bluebook style
"Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts", http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038 (last visited October 24, 2014).
Bluebook: Harvard JOLT style
See Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide, "Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts", http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038 (Hard to find Chrysoberyl (Chrysoberyl) Trillion 2.84cts from Tanzania (Tunduru)) (as of Oct. 24, 2014, 17:05 GMT).
CBE/CSE style
David Weinberg. "Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts". In Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide. 2010 Jul 03, 05:08 UTC.[Internet], Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide; 2010 Jul 03, 05:08 UTC [cited 2014 Oct 24]. Available from: http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038.
Chicago style
David Weinberg, "Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts", http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038, (accessed October 24, 2014).
MLA style
"Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts". Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide. 03 Jul 2010, 05:08 UTC. 24 Oct 2014 http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038
MHRA style
David Weinberg, "Natural Chrysoberyl Trillion 2.84 cts", Alexandrite Tsarstone Collectors Guide, 03 July 2010, 05:08 UTC, http://www.alexandrite.net/viewpage.html?id=ALX-001-00038 [accessed 24 October 2014].
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