0.77 Inches (19.6 mm). Total weight is approximately 1.05 carats. Presumed heated, as is all tanzanite. 4.47ct (11.7 mm X 8.7mm). This absolutely stunning tanzanite and diamond 5.52 carat, pear shaped, double halo ring makes a true statement.
It's possibly one of the most beautiful tanzanite rings we have seen. What makes it so special? Approximately 50 large, colourless (F), clear, transparent (VS1) quality diamonds, totalling over 1 carat, surround a beautiful, pear cut, blue tanzanite, creating two sparkling haloes.The rich blue of the tanzanite against the stark white diamonds produce a ring that truly stands out from the pack. Tanzanite is always heated as it is usually a dull brown when it comes out of the ground. Tanzanites are pleochroic, meaning its. Properties include showing different colours when viewed by light in different directions or under different light types and sources.
These gorgeous gemstones are mined only in Tanzania (hence the name) and are predominantly rich blue with flashes of red, violet and green. It can be found in pink or pale green after heating, but these are extremely rare.
Because tanzanite is found only in the one country, its sources are finite (unless it is discovered somewhere else in the world). Although currently worth less per carat than a high quality blue sapphire, this may change as the stocks of tanzanite deplete. In only the last 3 years, tanzanite has increased enormously in value, though it is the very finest stones which will. Always hold their value and experience steady price inflation, due to their rarity and burgeoning demand. The big watershed for Tanzanite prices is expected to be realised once the stone is mined out.This is what makes the stone a good prospect as an investment. We may be able to help a little, however we are not the experts! I will supply a Certificate of Authenticity on request, if no laboratory certificate exists, however you may still want to have your item checked for peace of mind. I ONLY sell items that are genuine, other than in the fashion category, where I sell Swarovski and other fashion pieces. Everything is solid gold, or platinum and all gems are absolutely genuine, earth mined.
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Ethics [plural] moral principles that control or influence a person's behaviour. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Engagement & Wedding\Engagement Rings". The seller is "coruscantjewelsandmore" and is located in this country: AU.This item can be shipped to Canada.