Color Change Garnet - 4.97 carats

An exceptional large Color Change Garnet from Bekily, Madagascar, source of the some of the world's finest color-change garnets. The best of this material has such a dramatic color change that it was thought to be alexandrite when first discovered. Clean gems over 2 carats are extremely rare. This nearly 5 carat emerald-cut gem is extremely clean with excellent transparency. It displays a very strong color change from a deep greenish-blue to a purplish-red. This rare collector's stone has been certified by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA), including a special Notable Letter, which notes that "the combination of the large size, color-change and high degree of transparency make this a notable gem. Read the full text of the GIA Certificate and Notable Letter.

Lot#: 
GCC7521GT
Total weight: 4.97 carats
Price (USD): $16,500.00
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1
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10.31 x 7.82 x 5.66 mm

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