This is a great round of top grade Afghan sea foam.#612

Great top grade sea foam from Afghanistan, round  #612 This standard round brilliant is big enough to stand on its own and show the wonderful sea foam color with a medium tone level. Everything is eye clean and bright. It weighs 1.91 carats.

Nothing come close to being wrong with this  wonderful medium sized standard round brilliant.  It is big enough to show off its top grade sea foam color with an ideal tone level.  It is eye clean and Afghan tourmaline is always bright for its tone level.   This beautiful gemstone weighs 1.91 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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