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    0.82 Cts Certified Loose Natural Oval Cut Light Grey Taaffeite Gemstone-15159

    0.82 Cts Certified Loose Natural Oval Cut Light Grey Taaffeite Gemstone-15159

    0.82 Cts Certified Loose Natural Oval Cut Light Grey Taaffeite Gemstone-15159

    0.82 Cts Certified Loose Natural Oval Cut Light Grey Taaffeite Gemstone-15159

    Taaffeite with Slight Asterism 0.82 cts 15159 Among the Rarest of Gemstones. Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player. 100% Natural – Not treated in any way. Suitable for Museums, Institutions and Students of Gemology. Large Sizes are Extremely Rare. Among the Rarest of gemstones. Taaffeite is one of the Rarest gems in the world. A thousand times rarer than Diamond. If you collect all the Taaffeites in the world, you would get probably a handful and the Rarest Musgrovites, less than ten specimen are documented. 6.7 x 4.1mm. Refractive Index: 1.726 1.733 Hardness: 8 Chemical Composition: Mg3Al8BeO16 Density: 3.60 – 3.61 Crystal Group: Hexagonal. Comes in mauve, purple pink, and red. Reds are extremely rare. If you collect all the faceted gems in the world you would get less than a handful -a thousand times rarer than Diamond. We have come across a couple of Star stones, and color-change stones, which are extremely rare just a few – less than ten specimens documented so far. Among the ten rarest gems in the world! Named after Bohemian Edward Taaffe who discovered the first Taaffiete from a box of Sri Lankan spinels in 1945. The stone displayed a double refraction which was uncharacteristic of Spinel. We at Cresla specialize in Fine SRI LANKA Natural Gemstones like Blue Sapphire, Star Rubies, Padaparaschas and a host of Semi precious and Rare gems like Zircons, Konerupines, Iolites etc. In fact over a hundred varieties. We have more than four decades of experience in this trade which allows us to give the best selection of gemstones to our customers. THE GEM IN THE IMAGES IS THE ACTUAL ITEM FOR SALE. The highly magnified images and video are meant to portray the gem in its actual state to show detail, cut, color, clarity. Luster and inclusions if any. We also endeavor to give accurate descriptions in our listings. TRACKING & POSTAL DELAYS. Updating tracking information is the responsibility of postal authorities. We do not take responsibility for Postal delays. Adequate allowance should be given for extreme weather conditions. If you wish to return a item please inform Customer Service for return address. You may return in the same packing and condition within seven day period. We value your Feedback. If for any reason you are unhappy, PLEASE give us the opportunity to rectify the problem. We take Feedback seriously. OUR GOAL IS TO MAKE YOU HAPPY. The item “0.82 Cts Certified Loose Natural Oval Cut Light Grey Taaffeite Gemstone-15159″ is in sale since Wednesday, July 20, 2016. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Loose Diamonds & Gemstones\Loose Gemstones\Other Loose Gemstones”. The seller is “cresla” and is located in Colombo. This item can be shipped worldwide.
    • Certificate: CGJ
    • Country of Origin: Sri Lanka
    • Cut Grade: Good
    • Country/Region of Manufacture: Sri Lanka
    • Total Carat Weight (TCW): 0.82
    • Brand: Cresla
    • Shape: Oval
    • Length: 6.7mm
    • Width: 4.1mm
    • Depth: 2.7mm
    • Transparency: Transparent
    • Gemstone: Taaffeite with Slight Asterism


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