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Color: Red Orange Pink (This is the most rare and valuable color of Spinel ever discovered). Clarity: SI1-2 (Stone has a FTR inclusion at bottom) (Type II). PLEASE; If unsure of what clarity means see chart below for a more detailed explanation also remember colored gems are graded with the naked eye and not a loupe. Size: 7.2 x 5.9 x 5.0 mm.
Hardness: 8.0 on MOHS. These gems have microscopic inclusions which are difficult to slightly difficult to see under a loupe with 10x magnification. Small pin-pricks are just visible to the scrutiny of the close naked eye. However, the beauty of the gem is not diminished in anyway. Small pin-pricks and feathers are just visible to the scrutiny of the close naked eye.However, the overall beauty of the gem is still not diminished. These gems have inclusions, which are fairly easy to see to the close naked eye. However, the overall beauty of the gem is still high. These gems have inclusions which are fairly easy to see under the close naked eye. These inclusions are usually not really visible at an arm's length.
Medium to the lower qualities. Included gems with internal features that range from eye visible to very easily seen to the naked eye.
The item "1.82CT STUNNING NATURAL UNTREATED RARE RED ORANGE PINK MAHENGE TANZANIAN SPINEL" is in sale since Monday, March 14, 2011. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Loose Diamonds & Gemstones\Loose Gemstones\Spinel". The seller is "desertfox412003" and is located in Fort Worth, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Japan.