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    Gemstone: Tanzanite Pair - 7.28 TCW
    Merelani Hills, Umba Valley
    Lelatema Mountains, Arusha Region
    Tanzania

    This nearly matched pair of Tanzanite gemstones would sure make for a phenomenal set of earrings. Fast becoming one of the most recognizable and popular gemstones, Tanzanite is coveted in the market for its purplish-blue coloration and deep saturation. This pair of stones exhibits a mesmerizing violet-blue hue with great saturation and scintillation. This cushion shaped couple has brilliant facets and is notable for its pleochroic habit. One of the two contains a visible chip on its girdle, but both are eye-clean. Each stone weighs over 3.5 carats making the set a formidable partnership. It is generally accepted that all Tanzanite gemstones have been treated at a point in the process, and this pair is no exception. The ends justify the means here with the result being this beautiful pair of stones in excellent condition.
    Overall Measurements: 9.82 x 7.74 x 5.78 and 10.1 x 8.08 x 5.43 mm, 7.28 TCW


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    November, 2017
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