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Rough was sold to Me as: Russian Amethyst
I faceted this one in the “Fritz” design also (it’s a fun design to execute) Flawless, with no color banding. Bottle cap view indoor incandescent, gem case view outdoor natural sunlight. photos non-enhanced
Offered at $30.00 (yes, I’m selling on-line now) E-mail serious inquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org
7.5 x 7mm
7.22mm 2.8cts Synthetic “Mint Green” Spinel
Was a difficult cut
This design is supposed to simulate what an old television tube looked like when it went on the “fritz”. It does look like that, and now I’ve given away My age
These ONLY took Me 2 & 1/2 months to finish. Had to force Myself to sit down and cut them. Fake it til you feel it!
Please take a look (or Two) at My new WordPress blog. I will be selling these things and others on the new blog. I’m not a jeweler but it is My hope that I will attract some and start doing business
This pair of oval are from Multi-color Tourmaline rough originating in Tanzania. Green and Red flashes depending on the light and the angle it hits them. I’ll be working on additional that have slightly different shades of Red and Green. The rough I bought lends itself nicely to finished ovals.
Stone #1…..4.2 x 5.5mm Commercial Oval .30 carat
Stone #2…..4.25 x 5.9mm Commercial Oval .44 carat
See new blog for pricing
This might be a challenge stone to any J/jewelers out there?
Turn it for different views.it constantly changes
Nothing doing but work, and hobby…
Heat Treated from Green to various shades of Blue
.52 ct. 4.20mm Round
.36 ct. 3.5 x 4.50mm Commercial Oval
A favorite destination…a fond memory…it’s a reminder when I’m cutting