A simply stunning natural Melo Pearl weighing an extraordinary 77.65ct, lovely egg shape, lovely pastel yellow/light orange colour, no crack at all, lovely flame, one small spot as evidenced, absolutely wonderful value for money, brand new GIA certification supplied
A simply stunning unheated blue sapphire weighing 6.33ct from Sri Lanka. Wonderful medium blue colour, extremely good clarity (eye clean to all but the exceptionally eagle eyed), beautiful cut and shape, fully GIA certificated as unheated, absolutely as good as Sri Lanka sapphire gets!
A truly gorgeous ruby from the famed gem mines of Mogok in Burma weighing 2.04ct, completely unheated and untreated. Colour is a typical very slightly purplish red - a very 'open' colour with only a little colour extinction. Clarity is very good - the stone is almost but not quite eye clean, with a swathe of silk being detectable to the eagle eyed, but overall clarity is excellent for the genre. Excellent cutting with no window and a perfect shape for a ring...
A simply delightful and completely unheated sapphire weighing an immense 10.10ct from Sri Lanka in this most unusual and exceptionally pretty lavender colour. Lovely deep colour saturation. Slight but attractive colour change in the stone. The gem has excellent clarity and is Aeye clean with only some very tiny inclusions visible under magnification (please note that the white mark at 10 o'clock in our first pic does NOT exist in the actual stone)...
A simply MAGNIFICENT, rare and completely unheated/untreated cabochon blue sapphire from the famous gem island of Sri Lanka weighing an absolutely immense 32.07ct. Colour is an excellent hue of yellow with good colour saturation and certainly not light or wishy-washy - this is absolutely a stone with COLOUR! As you know, by definition ALL cabochons are included, but this one is super clean table up and is completely free from cracks or ugly blemishes...
A simply stunning and completely unheated/untreated Sapphire from the famous gem mines of Ratnapura in Sri Lanka weighing 10.97ct. Colour is a superb slightly orangey and strong canary yellow, very unusual and absolutely gorgeous. The stone is eye clean and - astonishingly - almost loupe clean as well. Cutting is good and the cutter has made the decision to go for the very big faced stone (equivalent to a 15ct gem) whilst accepting the windowing in the gem...
A simply stunning and completely unheated/untreated Purple Sapphire from the famous gem mines of Ratnapura in Sri Lanka weighing 5.51ct. Colour is a superb mix of pastel violet, lilac and blue, very unusual and absolutely gorgeous. The stone is eye clean and astonishingly virtually loupe clean as well! Cutting is good and there is no windowing in the stone - the gem is additionally extremely bright and lively with excellent life and brilliancy...
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$6,885.00
Giant Quartz Sphere 12" Diameter and over 65 pounds, slight restoration , nice snowflake interior pattern. The brown spot in one picture is the restoration area. Size 11-12 Diameter and over 65 pounds
A simply stunning pair of NATURAL pearls from the glorious waters of Lombok in Indonesia, natural NOT cultured and absolutely unique to the best of our knowledge. Colour is a lovely mix of cinnamon with a medium roasted coffee with tiny flecks of yellow and yellow ochre throughout - main body colour is possibly very very slightly lighter than in our pics depending on one's light source...
A simply stunning NATURAL (not cultured or freshwater) saltwater pearl weighing a pleasing 3.15ct. From the Pteria species (probably Pteria Sterna), the pearl a slightly domed button in shape, but round when viewed from above, at 7.87x7.87x6.82mm. Colour is a dark grey with a stunning bronze/copper overtone, absolutely lovely and exceptionally rare. The pearl is free from ugly marks or blemishes. The pearl is completely untreated in every way. Beautiful lustre...
A simply stunning NATURAL saltwater pearl weighing an impressive 4.65ct. Colour is a lovely cream with a pinkish undertone - this undertone is exaggerated in some lighting conditions as you can see from a couple of our pics. The pearl is slightly off-round as you can see, but an experienced jeweller should be able to create a mounting which would show the mounted pearl as round. Lustre is EXCEPTIONAL - absolutely stunning, and the pearl is free from black marks or other blemished...
A simply stunning NATURAL (not cultured or freshwater) saltwater pearl weighing a pleasing 4.08ct. From the Pteria species (probably Pteria Sterna), the pearl is a slightly off-round button in shape. Colour is a sensational combination of chocolate with a copper/bronze overtone, absolutely lovely and exceptionally rare. The pearl is free from ugly marks or blemishes with the exception of the bottom of the pearl as per our pics. The pearl is completely untreated in every way. Beautiful lustre...
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$3,200.00
Fantastic Quartz and Black Tourmaline mineral Specimen , one of the nicest I have seen , weighs 7.2 pounds or 3231.9 g 1 g = 5 ct total ct weight is 16159 ct. Size H 9" W 10" D 5" includes stand.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Fossils : Geological item #1303339
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$2,895.00
Huge trilobite plate from Morocco Devonian period 395-345 million years ago from the Hamar Leghdad formation of the Atlas Mountains The drotops were one of the largest trilobites of the Devonian period .This exceptional example is in limestone and expertly cleaned to expose these fantastic little monsters with a total of six trilobites in such great shape you can see the tiny lense detail of the eyes a rare and exceptional plate ...
A simply stunning pair of NATURAL pearls from the glorious waters of Lombok in Indonesia, almost certainly from the Cassis species. Colour is a lovely ivory with a hint of sand on one, and the other is a super creamy yellow ochre/sand on the other. Both pearls are button as evidenced from our pics, very slightly offshape. No ugly black spots, cracks or blemishes. Absolutely perfect for a pair of stunning designer earrings
Very pretty medium green colour with strong colour saturation in this Grade A jadeite cabochon from Burma weighing 4.11ct, nice round shape, no ugly blemish or black spots, fully GIA certificated
A truly gorgeous pair of Grade A jadeite jade cabochons weighing an impressive 5.77ct total. No treatment of any kind whatsoever...
A pale but delicate and light orangey tint in this very pretty natural saltwater pearl from the cassis cornuta species, lovely lustre, absolutely clean, gorgeous porcelaneous lustre, attractive 'fat pear' shape perfect for a stunning pendant