Group of 100 Gemstones Including Some Pairs
Lot 1202
"A to Z" Collection of 100 Gemstones (Including Some Pairs)
Sold for US$ 5,625 inc. premium
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Lot Details
Property of a California Collector

"A to Z" Collection of 100 Gemstones (Including Some Pairs)
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Representing a unique opportunity to buy an entire collection of gemstones for study purposes the present lot is a collection of 107 gems including six pairs, sorted from A to Z, including the following gemstones with approximate weights: cat's eye alexandrite, 1.26 carats; green amblygonite, 2.3 carats; pale yellow amblygonite, 1.56 carats; amethyst, 9.0 carats; ametrine, 5.65 carats; ammolite, 4.6 carats; three andalusites, 4.2 carats total weight; red andesine labradorite, 2.9 carats; green andesine labradorite, 2.48 carats; green apatite, 5.8 carats; neon blue apatite, 2.1 carats; bright green apatite, 1.52 carats; cat's eye apatite, 9.76 carats; orange-yellow aragonite, 21.8 carats; aquamarine, 3.37 carats; axinite, 2.1 carats; yellow beryl, 4.1 carats; brazilianite, 3.86 carats; calcite, 17.5 carats; carnelian, 10.7 carats; chrysoberyl cat's eye, 1.9 carats; chrysoberyl, 2.11 carats, chrysoprase, 6.3 carats, citrine, 2.87 carats; orange clinohumite, 0.84 carats; red clinohumite; 1.24 carats; golden coral, 1.9 carats; Russian yellow datolite, 2.6 carats; diaspore, 3.11 carats; a pair of chrome diopsides, 1.8 carats; emerald, Columbia, 0.70 carats; enstatite, 5.73 carats; blue-green fluorite, 14.3 carats; purple fluorite, 9.19 carats; green fluorite, 13.3 carats; golden fluorite; 21.8 carats; pair of greenish-blue fluorites, 7.9 carats total; tsavorite garnet, 1.27 carats; demantoid garnet, 1.9 carats; spessartite garnet, 2.57 carats; hackmanite, 1.1 carats; idocrase, 2.1 carats; iolite, 2.67 carats; jade, 3.5 carats, yellow jade carved bead, 12.45 carats; faceted kyanite, 1.9 carats; cabochon kyanite, 5.4 carats; kornerupine, 2.6 carats; pale yellow labradorite, 9.0 carats; blue labradorite, 4.14 carats; lapis lazuli, 6.9 carats; Maw Sit Sit, 9.0 carats; morganite, 5.38 carats, orthoclase, 3.9 carats; fire opal, Mexico, 3.6 carats; bright orange fire opal, Mexico, 3.65 carats; fire opal, Brazil, 5.4 carats; boulder opal, 3.5 carats; peridot, 3.22 carats; prehnite, 14.6 carats; smoky quartz, 11.3 carats; rhodochrosite, 3.38 carats; rhodonite, 13.5 carats; ruby, 1.4 carats; star ruby, 5.1 carats; yellow scapolite, 10.76 carats; cat's eye scapolite, 3.9 carats; scheelite, 2.9 carats; siderite, 2.5 carats; cat's eye sillimanite, 11.4 carats; yellow sillimanite, 3.5 carats; sphalerite, Spain, 2.72 carats; sphene, 2.1 carats; blue sapphire, 1.22 carats; green sapphire, 1.6 carats; pink sapphire, 3.0 carats; orange sapphire, 2.1 carats; yellow sapphire, 3.0 carats; blue spinel, 0.70 carats; pink spinel, 1.1 carats; reddish brown spinel, 2.4 carats; blue spinkel, 3.5 carats; green spodumene (hiddenite), 6.7 carats; kunzite, 8.2 carats; cat's eye sunstone, 6.1 carats; pair of green tanzanites (zoisites), 3.23 carats; tanzanite, 2.01 carats; Swiss blue topaz, 13.96 carats; London blue topaz, 10.3 carats; Imperial topaz, 11.6 carats; bi-color tourmaline, 1.9 carats; cat's eye tourmaline, 7.0 carats; green tourmaline, 2.8 carats; yellowish-green tourmaline, 1.3 carats; pink tourmaline, 2.7 carats; yellow tourmaline, 1.0 carats; indicolite tourmaline, 1.2 carats; pink tourmaline 2.2 carats; tremolite, 1.1 carats; zincite, 7.36 carats. (107)
Total weight approximately 507.67 carats total.
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