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    Gemstone: Rhodolite Garnet- 56.3 Cts.
    Tanzania

    Simply put, this stone is incredible. Not only does it weigh a "mind-blowing" 56.3 carats, it also has the most captivating hue. The stone explodes with a merlot red color, but when illuminated, it lights up the most striking raspberry-red. This unstoppable stone is also eye-clean and in pristine condition. The only tiny flaw would be it is not completely symmetrical, but this is common in large gems as the cutter tried to achieve maximum yield. The stone features an oval shape with a mixed cut and displays a brilliant cut crown with a step cut pavilion. This well-balanced gemstone displays an enchanting luster and brilliance. The end result is an incredible Rhodolite Garnet that could potentially make the most amazing necklace.
    Measurements: 23.95 x 19.1 x 14.42 mm, 56.3 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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    3 Days 14h 17m
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 10
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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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