Hot pink rounds to keep tourmaline color on fire, droplet of color#616

Hot pink, eye clean, medium toned,  droplet of color.  #616 The title just about says it all. This standard round brilliant is without problems. It gets respect despite being eye candy. It weighs .91 carats.

Nothing like a standard round brilliant that is eye clean and on fire with hot pink to keep the tray  of fifty rounds lighted up.  This eye candy is not as rambunctious as some, but then it is more high class with its clean nature.  It weighs .91 carats and is a find droplet of color.


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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