A Responsive Engine of Color, Blue Green Emerald Cut#993


dynamic blue-green emerald cut This beautiful blue-green emerald cut is clean and has a good ratio. It shifts from green to bluish green easily. It is clean and weighs 3.78 carats.

Nicely balanced and brightly tuned this engine of color goes from green toward blue in the drop of a light source.  Since it idles in mixed light most of the time, I call it a blue-green.  It is clean and crisp and is wide enough to fully appreciate all four rows of facets on the culet.  Open ends fill the bill and I will leave the complains for another gemstone.  It weighs 3.78 carats.



About Bruce Fry

I was born in Summit, NJ in 1947 and graduated from Summit High School in 1966. I graduated from the Colorado School of Mines in 1970 and after spending another year in graduate school, I left to see the world of Brazil. After spending some more time discovering myself, I ended up working for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for 32 years as an Air Quality Engineer in the Department of Environmental Protection. I retired in 2007 and took up faceting gemstones again after a long hiatus that reached back to my twenties. I had started cutting cabochons when I was 13 and bought my first faceting machine when I was 15, but ran out of money and time until I retired. My great love in gemology is tourmaline and the collection presented here represents my effort to get as much beauty and variety in the colors of tourmaline as I can. I was particularly lucky in being able to get unheated cuprian tourmaline before copper was discovered in gem grade tourmaline from Mozambique.
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