Loose Natural Kunzite Gemstone!
Just a hint of Pink in this Kunzite, also known as Triphane, custom faceted into a fancy cushion design. Light, Delicate and Bright, a gem lover's dream, Kunzite! This gem has some abraded facets, nothing that takes away from its beauty. A fine specimen to add to a gem connoisseur's collection.
George Frederick Kunz was a pioneer Gemologist ans longtime buyer for Tiffany and Company. He was a world recognized expert on and an avid promoter of Americam Gemstones. In 1902, he identified a new gem variety of the mineral, spodumene in San Diego, California. The new gem, Kunzite, was named in his honor.
Use your imagination, this gem is just waiting to be set! This awesome Kunzite is a perfect gem for a unique jewelry piece such as a ring or a pendant!
Species / Variety: Spodumene/Kunzite
Color: clear with a hint of Pink
Carat Weight: 15.93 Cts
Shape / Cut: Fancy Cushion
Size: 13.8 X 13.4 MM Depth: 10.2 MM