Gemstone: Sugilite - 11.9 Cts. South AfricaClick the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionGemstone: Sugilite - 11.9 Cts.
This vibrant Sugilite cabochon displays the most intense purple hue. South African Sugilite exhibits a blend of rich violet purple and deep black, which is diagnostic of this relatively rare mineral. Additionally, when viewed in different light, the stone takes on a Lapis lazuli hue. This stunning pear cabochon has a 360-degree polish, opaque clarity and is in excellent condition.
Measurements: 27.15 x 10.21 x 5.62 mm, 11.90 cts.
Provenance: The Jena Blue Collection
Estimate: $800 - $1,200.
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