Minas Gerais, Brazil
Gems, 15.81 x 13.55 mm, 11.34 ct
Start Time: 01/31/2023 5:00:00 pm (CST)
End Time: 02/09/2023 1:30:00 pm (CST)
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Item Description

Sparkling aquamarine can be found in an wide range of localities, including Brazil, where this beautiful piece was mined. Aquamarine, part of the beryl species that includes emerald, morganite, and heliodor, is a 7.5/8 on the Mohs hardness scale, and it's hardness and relative availability makes it a popular choice for jewelry. This stone has a lovely blue coloring and plenty of liveliness, so it should work well in a jewelry setting as it is sparkly and bright in a variety of lighting. Standard heat treatment only. (H)