17.70 CT Natural Beautiful Rutile Peridot Gemstone

Item Information

Dimensions (mm) 18.46 x 12.12 x 9.26mm
Weight (carats) 17.7 carats
No Treatment

Peridot is the best-known gem variety of olivine, a species name for a series of magnesium-iron rich silicate minerals. This bright yellow-green to green gemstone has caught the fancy of humans for thousands of years. Some historians even suspect that at least some of the “emeralds” worn by Cleopatra were actually peridot. Much of its recent popularity can be explained by its currently being recognized as the birthstone for the month of August, people wear the stone because it is supposed to bring the wearer success, peace, and good luck.

The United States was for many years the largest producer of peridot, the value of production in 1993 was estimated to be about $1.5 million, according to the USBM. The United States is getting major Competition from China and Pakistan for the title of world’s largest producer.

Item specifics


Item Shape: CUSHION

Place of Origin: Pakistan

Colour: Light Green

Lustre: Top Quality

Clarity; Si

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Auction ID 1065018
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Starts 13th Jul 2020 2:05am PDT
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