Exceptional Pair of Cat's Eye Chrysoberyls

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Lot 1344
Exceptional Pair of Cat's Eye Chrysoberyls

US$ 60,000 - 70,000
£ 45,000 - 53,000
Rare Gemstones of Distinction
Exceptional Pair of Cat's Eye Chrysoberyls
Sri Lanka
Each gem, in this well-matched pair of circular cat's eye chrysoberyl cabochons, displays the illusive and the most sought-after color known in the trade as "milk and honey". Equally important is the phenomenon of chatoyancy: they display an astonishingly strong and central cat's eye effect. As fine a pair as one could hope to find, they are also beautifully matched for translucency, polish and well-matched diameters.
Together weighing approximately 14.08 carats and measuring 10.0 x 8.0mm and 9.5 x 7.2mm. (2)
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Exceptional Pair of Cat's Eye Chrysoberyls
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