Gemstone: Bi-Color Andalusite - 4.12 Cts. Sp...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionGemstone: Bi-Color Andalusite - 4.12 Cts.
This bi-colored Andalusite is a rare neosilicate mineral with a pleochroic habit. This 4+ carat stone was cut from a gem-grade specimen and features a dark, orangey-brown hue on the outside as well as a light green-yellow hue in the middle. The combination creates an attractive radiant cut stone with a step cut crown and brilliant cut pavilion. The stone is included with lovely symmetrical crystals and carbon. There are a couple of nicks to the girdle and culet, but, otherwise, this beautiful rare stone is in good condition.
Measurements: 11.28 x 8.50 x 6.33 mm, 4.12 cts.
Provenance: The Jena Blue Collection
Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500.
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