Incredibly fast and beautiful stone. Very impressed!
|Dimensions (mm)||12 x 10 x 5mm|
|Weight (carats)||5 carats|
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.
Place of Origin:Kashmir Pakistan
Color: Light Green
Luster: Top Quality
IF Free of inclusions under a loupe with 10x magnification
VVS Microscopic inclusions barely seen under a loupe with 10x magnification
VS Very slight inclusions visible only to the scrutiny of the close naked eye
SI Small inclusions easily seen to the close naked eye
I Heavy or large inclusions obvious to the naked eye
|Shipping Company||Shipping Cost||Estimated Delivery Time||Processing Time|
|Register Mail||Pakistan POST|
15-26 days (It may take longer during the holiday seasons.)
|4- 10 days|
|Starts||11th Jan 2015 8:16am PST|
|Standard Shipping - Tracked||$8.00||25 Days|
|Shipping Insurance all providers $0.00 (optional)|