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1.61 Ct. Demantoid Garnet from Madagascar

Item ID: K2347
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$8,191
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Product Details
Item ID:
K2347
Dimensions (MM):
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Length: 8.49
Width: 6.35
Height: 4.01
Weight:
1.61 Ct.
Color:
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Green
Color intensity:
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Intense
Clarity:
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Very Slightly Included
Shape:
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Oval
Cut:
Mixed Brilliant
Enhancements:
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No Enhancement
Origin:
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Madagascar
Per carat price:
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$5,088
Product description

The Demantoid Garnet's Popularity:
Demantoid garnets, known for their vibrant green hues and mesmerizing brilliance, are among the most sought-after and valuable members of the garnet family. Their rarity, especially in larger sizes and without inclusions, contributes significantly to their popularity and allure. Traditionally mined in Russia, these gemstones have more recently been found in locations such as Namibia, Madagascar, and other countries, broadening their availability to some degree.
Their appeal lies in their remarkable dispersion or 'fire,' which is the ability to split light into a rainbow of colors, a property that equals or even exceeds that of diamonds. Demantoid garnets also boast a high refractive index, enhancing their brilliance. The color range varies from a vivid grass green to a subtle yellowish-green. The rarest and most prized are those with a saturated green hue without any brownish or yellowish overtones.
Furthermore, demantoid garnets are often appreciated by collectors and gem enthusiasts for their potential inclusions of 'horsetail' patterns, which are considered a unique and identifying trait, adding to their charm and proof of authenticity. The combination of these factors establishes demantoid garnets as both a treasure for gemstone connoisseurs and a luxurious option for exclusive jewelry items.
Description of the Demantoid Garnet:
This particular demantoid garnet is a fine example of the type, exuding both quality and beauty. As a transparent gemstone, it has a weight of 1.61 carats and an inviting oval shape with pleasing proportions, measuring 8.49 x 6.35 x 4.01 mm. The mixed brilliant cut serves to enhance its fire and sparkle, drawing the eye and accentuating its intense green color. The gemstone's clarity is evaluated at the "very slightly included" level, meaning that any inclusions are minor and difficult to discern with the naked eye, thus allowing for an unobstructed passage of light that maximizes the gem's brilliance.
The garnet's excellent polish ensures a smooth, reflective surface, enhancing its visual impact. Its provenance from Madagascar adds an exotic dimension to its story, and for some collectors and buyers, the origin of a gemstone is an important aspect of its overall value and appeal.
Intricately Designed Earrings:
Imagine a pair of earrings crafted with the utmost attention to detail, aiming to accentuate the luxurious charm of the aforementioned demantoid garnet. These earrings could be fashioned from a high-quality metal such as 18K gold or platinum to provide a lustrous and durable setting that complements the green gemstones. The metal would be molded into a delicate yet secure framework, possibly featuring a vintage-inspired motif or modern geometrical patterns.
The focal point of each earring would be the 1.61-carat demantoid garnet, subtly mounted to catch and reflect light from all angles. Surrounding the central stones, smaller diamonds or other complementary gemstones could be pavé-set to create a halo effect, amplifying the earrings' brilliance and adding texture to the design.
Hand-engraved embellishments or filigree work on the sides or rear of the earrings might provide an additional layer of intricacy, showcasing the craftsmanship involved. The earrings could be finished with secure, comfortable backings designed for ease of wear while maintaining an elegant profile.
The overall aesthetic appeal of these earrings would be one of sophistication and opulence, with the vivid green demantoid garnets offering a burst of color that draws attention. The craftsmanship of the detailed metal work combined with the high-quality gemstones would make this pair of earrings a coveted piece for any fine jewelry collection, appreciated for both its artistic merit and the allure of the rare gemstones it showcases.

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