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    Rare Gemstone: Fluorite - 68.39 Ct.
    Bergsig Farm 167, Omaruru District, Erongo Region, Namibia

    The Erongo Region in Namibia produces wonderful examples of bluish-green Fluorite, as evidenced by the sizable cushion shape stone being offered here. Most unusual is a large three-phase inclusion present inside the faceted stone that is easily visible with the unaided eye. A three-phase inclusion is described as an internal cavity containing a gas, a solid and a liquid. Cleverly oriented by master rare stone cutter Mike Gray of Missoula, Montana, to display the inclusion easily, the rough was found in 2004.
    Measurements: 40.60 x 16.50 x 12.60 mm, 68.39 cts.
    Offered at no reserve.

    Provenance:
    Rainbow of Africa Collection


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    15th Thursday
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