Here is the yellow green Peridot color you have been looking for round.#719

Medium pastel green and loving it, round This standard round brilliant could pass for a light colored Peridot, except that it probably would be too bright. There is nothing wrong with this 2.00 carat beauty.

These standard round brilliants are so bright when they are cut from a medium pastel piece of rough, with a great color, like this one.  This stone acts like a headlight in my secret place besides a twisted florescent light in a yellowish shade.  I do admit that this would be a fairly light peridot, but grass green is the name of the game.  This beauty weighs 2.00 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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