This listing is for the depicted loose gemstone that my student faceted!
• 2.1 carats • 8.5mm in length, 6.9mm in width and 6.4mm in total depth • Cut in my own kite design • Untreated • Naturally occurring
Gemological description: An untreated tourmaline with a slightly purplish-red hue, a light tone and moderately strong saturation
• My student Leah Acosta faceted this gem in her workshop in Eagle Nest, New Mexico. I think she did a fantastic job!! She was able to cut an eye clean gem, typical of tourmaline some small imperfections are visible under magnification.
Gemstone Rough Country of Origin: California, USA
• This gem is suitable to set in the following materials: 14kt yellow, 14kt rose, 18kt yellow, 18kt white, platinum & palladium Setting level proficiency required (if purchased loose): intermediate/advanced