Current Bid: $3,750
Appraised Value: $23,760
One electronically tested 18KT white gold ladies cast and assembled tanzanite and diamond bracelet. Condition is new, good workmanship. Seven and three-quarter inch length bracelet features a stylized tanzanite and diamond set center supported by a flexible diamond ribbon transitioning into matching white gold links, terminating in a concealed clasp with safety. Bright polish finish. Trademark is Orianne. Identified with markings of "14K". Containing:
One prong set rectangular step cut natural tanzanite approximate weight of 4.86ct., clarity is eye clean, type I, dark, moderately strong, violetish blue color, (GIA vB 7/4), 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 and 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, and 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.
One hundred eighty-six prong set round brilliant and baguette cut diamonds approximate total weight of 186 Stones = 3.13ct. Graded in the setting.
Clarity SI1 to I1
Color G - I
Total Weight of Colored Stones 4.86ct.
Total Weight of Diamonds 3.13ct.
Total Weight of Bracelet 17.88 gm