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    Gemstones: Apatite Parure - 179.01 TCW
    Mexico

    Offered here is a stunning matched parure of 49 well-cut Apatite gemstones of the most appealing greenish-yellow hue. Apatite is a beautiful mineral and, unfortunately, it is very difficult to find gem-quality material. To have found enough material to make this lovely parure was quite a feat. Luckily, here is a set of 49 stones, which are cushion shaped with a modified brilliant cut. Each stone displays amazing luster and scintillation. A few of the stones have small inclusions, which is common with this type of material. It is virtually unheard of to find eye-clean Apatite. The largest stone in the huge set measures 16.11 x 12.03 x 9.56 mm and weighs 12.64 carats, while the smallest stone measures 6.93 x 5.04 x 3.77 mm and weighs 0.90 carats. This classy set will make the most amazing necklace plus two drop-style earrings. The advantage of loose stones is that they can be set and styled any way desired.
    Total Carat Weight: 179.01


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    August, 2018
    18th Saturday
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