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Spinel - pink - 0.84 ct

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Spinel - pink - 0.84 ct

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Vietnam - cushion IGI certificate no. 279765520

Stone: Spinel
Weight: 0.50-0.99
Country: Vietnam
Cut: Cushion
Certification: IGI
Colour: Pink

I am selling this natural red spinel originating from Luc Yen, certified in Antwerp by the IGI under the number 279765520.

The colour is a vivid intense rasberry pinkish-orange, absolutely incredible. The stone has inclusions on the pavilion but on the face the colour saturation is such that that is inconsequential. This is an exceptionally rare and valuable stone.

Weight 0.84 ct
Cushion cut
Measurements: 5.50 x 4.95 x 4.09 mm

My spinels come from deposits in the province of Luc Yen in the north of Vietnam. They are mined by family companies, families of peasants in their own rice field plots between rice cultivating seasons. The cut is then performed by the village lapidary.
This region of North Vietnam is world-renowned for the beauty of its spinels. The stones there are particularly pure. The beauty of the colours and the brilliance of the crystal explain the popularity of the spinel over the last number of years and the constant increase in its value on the collector's market.
Obviously my spinels do not undergo any treatment.

As a GIA qualified gemmologist, I choose my stones myself. I take the photos without filters, in different natural lighting conditions. The colour and luminosity are always more beautiful in real life than in the photos, and inclusions that can't be seen by the naked eye are sometimes visible in photos. Some of my stones can be seen on my Facebook page

Fr Parcemat  

Reviews given: 5
Member since: June 2, 2016
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    Nice stone. Thank you.
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    WasNun January 24, 2018

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    Goods received on 10/16. The stones are so tiny and are not properly packed .

    Thank you!

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    wskam1019 October 16, 2017

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    I am very happy with this nice spinel, thank you!
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    gremennendrent October 14, 2017

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