Material: extremely rare natural danburite pale to light pink color is seen only in larger gems over 10ct. Smaller stones look colorless to an untrained eyethis gem shows extreme brilliancy and fire, due to its high refractive index and perfect mirror polish. Clean facet grade pink danburite comes from world's single source, the la aurora mine in mexico. Origin: la aurora mine, charkas, san luis potosi, mexico. World's only source of the highest gem grade pink danburite.The la aurora mine is a huge zinc ore mine and pockets of danburite crystals are found very rarely. Mine workers are prohibited to take danburite out of the mine so each crystal is smuggled out. Weight: 10.59 ct tw matching pair. Faceted by ravenstein gem co. Size: 13.1/13.0 x 8.9/9.0 x 7.5/6.6 mm.
Calibrated jewelry size: no (the word calibrated means that size of this gem was optimized to fit most inexpensive mass produced jewelry setting). All non-calibrated gems can also be set into jewelry. Ask your local jeweler for details. For customer not familiar with the metric system: 1 inch is 25,4 millimeters. Danburite up to 10ct may look colorless to an untrained eye.The color of this rare natural gem is best observed when placed on pure white sheet of paper. Only irradiated danburite show vivid pink color, beware. Clarity: flawless all colored stones are graded with trained unaided eye. All diamonds are graded under 10x magnification (gia / international). Clarity scale: from best and cleanest with no visible inclusions (flawless) to heavily included (p3): flawless - vvs1 - vvs2 - vs1 - vs2 - si1 - si2 - p1 - p2 - p3. We don't apply radiation, oiling, diffusion and/or heat treatment in order to make low grade material look more expensive we offer 100% natural gems only, no exceptions. Hardness: 7.0 moh's scale (hardness similar to amethyst or citrine suitable for regular jewelry wear).
Legend and lore: danburite belongs to the angel crystal group. According to all leading spiritualists, danburite has very powerful spiritual and healing properties. Danburite serves as a protector that brightens up the mind of the owner.
This item is made of danburite and natural gemstone.