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    Gemstone: Tanzanite - 21.85 Cts.
    Merelani Hills, Umba Valley
    Lelatema Mountains, Arusha Region
    Tanzania

    The "middle child" of this family from the one piece of rough is 21.85 carats in weight making it quite large, but it is the intricate "cross" design coming from the pavilion that first captures the viewer. The crown has a more traditionally brilliant-esque cut on this cushion shaped stone with an octagonal fantasy cut, but there is nothing traditional about this designer cut winner. This stunner is predominantly blue in coloration with only minor areas of purplish hue consistent with its pleochroic habit. This stone requires more than a look.
    Overall Measurements: 16.1 x 15.1 x 10.3 mm, 21.85 cts.

    Accompanied by GIA Certificate #6183784237


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

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    November, 2017
    4th Saturday
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