Only pure bright blue emerald cut from Namibia.

Wow Bright Blue without Gray or Green emerald cut. This smaller emerald cut is from Namibia, It is a bright, stable, saturated blue without any overtones. It appears to be eye clean and it certainly flashed me a smile. It weighs .70 carats.

This is an Indicolite, a trade name for blue tourmaline, that you should appreciate.  It is a stable bright blue that sparkles all over the small emerald cut.  I know it is from Namibia, just by looking at it.  It appears to be eye clean and with great transparency.  Nothing dark or vaguely green or gray about this beauty.  Oh, did I say that I love top grade Indicolite from Namibia.  I don’t think there is a better blue in the world.  This small emerald cut weighs .70 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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