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    Gemstone: Morganite - 52.85 Cts.
    Madagascar

    This lovely variety of Beryl is a stunning pink Morganite. This gem exhibits mesmerizing color zoning with the center displaying a peachy-pink hue complemented by highly saturated 'bubblegum' pink coloration near the ends. Morganite gets its lovely pink hue from trace amounts of Manganese. This significant oval shaped gemstone exhibits a modified brilliant cut that creates a wonderful scintillation effect in viewing. The stone is only very slightly included and is in excellent condition, with only one rather tiny nick on the culet. One of the more impressive attributes of this stone is the hefty weight of 52.85 carats. Morganite is an ideal stone to be set in jewelry due to its attractive pinkish hue and mineral hardness.
    Measurements: 30.42 x 21.13 x 13.63 mm, 52.85 cts.


    Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000.

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    August
    18th Saturday 10:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    August
    18th Saturday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 72001-72225) - 11:00 AM Central Time, Saturday, August 18, 2018.
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    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

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    $13,500
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