Alexandrite, octagon cut, 0.79 ct
Used by the greatest jewelers of the nineteenth century including the famous gemologist G. Kunz, Alexandrite has enjoyed great prestige and notoriety for centuries due to the rarity and particularity of the color change. In this magnificent specimen with a beautiful octagonal cut the color change is classified as "good", from a deep green with brown shades to a purple pink. Beautiful bright and shiny crystal.
Weight: 0.79 ct Length: 6.01 mmWidth: 5.35 mmHeight: 2.58 mmOrigin: Natural, Sri Lanka (Ceylon)Clarity: EC/SI TYPE II (from eye clean to slightly included)Gemmologist’s notes: No indications of treatments, good change of color