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    Exceptional Gemstone: Tourmaline - 62.465 Ct.
    Namibia

    This extraordinary gemstone came out of a small "Paraibia color" deposit of Tourmaline that yielded only about one kilo of cutting rough, but there is nothing small about this nearly 63 carat stone. The stunning gem was expertly cut in California into a rectangular antique cushion with a checkerboard facet arrangement with good proportions and finish. The stone has a medium-dark tone and a very strong blue-green hue with moderate pleochroism. The gemstone exhibits good clarity with only minute inclusions consistent with its VVS Type 1 rating. This outstanding jewel is in excellent condition and has an incredible alluring sea blue-green color which is second to none and almost impossible to describe.
    Measurements: 24.72 x 21.37 x 14.98 mm, 64.465 cts.
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    November, 2016
    3rd Thursday
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