A Very Bright Rich Pink, that really wants to be a Red, oval.

This is a great, medium rich toned, pink oval with visual impact. Standard cutting, exceptional brightness and visual impact. This nice sizied stone is eye clean and with fine crystal. It weighs 5.88 carats and knows that it is good.

This pink that wants to be red, is very bright for its rich tone level and knows that it is a great stone.  The ovals cut is the standard one I use most of the time, but this gemstone seems to have an extra bit of visual impact.  It certainly is not held back by flaws or poor crystal.  Its size is a nice 5.88 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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