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Oil-only African Emerald 6.93

oil-only cabochon emerald from africa
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6.93 Carat
Open Blue Green
Translucent
Moderately Included

Details:

GRADING REPORT CAEM693

- Identification: Natural Unheated Emerald 
- Carat: 6.93
- Shape: Oval Single Cabochon High Dome
- Measures: 13.57x9.78x7.51 (millimeter)
- Color Grade: Very Good
- Tone: MD70
- Color Zoning / Texture: Gradually zoned, smooth dome surface. 
- Clarity: Translucent with visible inclusions
- Cutting Grade: Very Good
  - Finish: Very Good
  - Depth: 77%
- Origin: Zambia

Treatment: Oil Only

Certificate No: DSEF SM 081098

Overall Grade: Good

Comment: Massive long oval cabochon emerald, destined for a signature piece of jewelry in any gent's ring-size even those of a professional weight-lifter. It reminded me of those Roman senator jewels in sand & sandals movies. The high dome gives the gem all extra visibility, as can be fully appreciated in the side-view, but this comes without extra weight to pay for, thanks to the utterly flat under-belly. More cannot be made from seven cab-carats! Strong tint of blue in a rich apple green (no yellow, no brown). Inclusions are eye-visible only from the underside. From above, the (sharp) eye perceives faint color-zones, perhaps a spot (my eyes don't get them, but younger ones might), and a crystalline tip and inner structure, like in the shots under in-direct-sunshine (one small sunlight roof window). Translucent body with balanced blue-green hue (the blue share is nice, especially for Zambian emerald) and no grey. Though the bottom is a perfectly oval shape, the ridge of the dome is ever so slightly off-center, giving the gem an even stronger natural look and one-only personality, even if it is hard to pinpoint where the effect comes from. Colorless-oil only, no nasty fillers, or colored plastic glues, (much less reconstituted beryl powder with green color, sold as 'eternity emeralds' - JIKES - 'eternity' there ends under hot water and soap). Quality, all-natural emerald with little compromises. Such gems can get very expensive, but this here is lasting value at affordable $300/ct, with equally lasting rainforest protection, and support of the IMHO best animal rights group, plus global transport, DSEF report and all other WildFish perks. Though heavy in a big gent's ring, I feel platinum would make a suitable companion for this emerald. Perhaps with an unpolished or hammered surface to connect to the 'raw' character of a translucent body? A once-in-a-lifetime indulgence lasting a lifetime (and more, for your heirs to honour your legacy). Skin-color color in handshot below steal the camera's attention.

 

 

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