Pendant sized oval pink with great properties#272

Bright, flashy, medium pink oval with flatter crown This bright oval has a very nice medium tone, middle of the road pink color. It flashes threw a rather shallow crown that gives the stone an open appearance. It weighs 6.72 carats.

This larger medium pink oval has a flatter than normal crown that gives a wide open appearance to the gemstone.  The table opens into an eye clean medium toned world of pink flash and general brightness.  It weighs 6.72 carats.

Bruce

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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