Current Bid: $1,500
Appraised Value: $12,035
One electronically tested 14KT white gold ladies cast tanzanite and diamond ring with a bright polish finish. Condition is new, good workmanship. The featured tanzanite is set within tiered diamond bezels, completed by a two and one-half millimeter wide band. Identified with markings of "14K". Containing:
One prong set pear mixed cut natural tanzanite approximate weight of 3.49ct., clarity is eye clean, type I, medium dark, very slightly grayish, violetish blue color, (GIA vB 6/3), cut is good. Transmitting light with no distortion, transparent. Graded in the setting.
Tanzanite is a very rare gemstone that is only found in the country of Tanzania. Originally discovered in 1967. Tiffany & Company, named the stone Tanzanite. It is found in the Usumburu Mountains that border the Umba Valley of northern Tanzania. Tanzanite occurs in gray, brown, violet, blue, reddish-purple, & green. The gem is interesting because of its exceptional pleochroism. Rotated in different directions a tanzanite will exhibit multiple changes of color. Tanzanite has a low tolerance to ultrasonic cleaning, and should not be cleaned using this method.
Thirty-seven prong set round brilliant cut diamonds approximate total weight of 37 Stones = 1.35ct. Graded in the setting.
Clarity I-1 to I-2
Color G - I
Total Weight of Colored Stones 3.49ct
Total Weight of Diamonds 1.35ct
Total Weight of Ring 6.82 gm