HAND CARVED STONE ANIMALS 14 PIECES 70.25 CTS SGS910

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Gem Type:. HARD BRITTLE STONES

 

Weight (CARATS):70.25CTS

 

Origin:KABUL/AFGHANISTAN


 

SETTING SIZE: 19 X 11 X 5 MM

Color:MULTI COLOUR

 

Shape: ANIMAL HAND CARVINGS

Clarity:VS

Treatments:NATURAL

Additional Comments: PIECES: 14

THESE ANIMAL S ARE MADE OF WHITE HARD BRITTLE STONES, A STRANGE PHENOMENA, IN THE VICINITY OF KABUL/AFGHANISTAN THERE IS AN AREA OF PLAIN GROUND AND IN 4KM RADIUS THESE STONES ARE FOUND, KNOWN BY THE LOCAL AS CHAND-KAY-TUKRAY MEANS FRAGMENTS OF THE MOON, THESE STONES ARE NOT MINED, THEY ARE FOUND ON THE GROUND SURFACE MINGLED WITH OTHER STONES PEBBLES AS THEY ARE OF THE SAME SIZES BUT THE STRANGE THING IS FROM WHERE THESE STONES COME FROM AND WHY FOUND IN 4KM RADIUS ONLY, ABOUT THIRTY YEARS BACK EVERY FOURTH PEBBLE WAS FOUND OF THIS TYPE, BUT NOW AFTER EVERY 50 PEBBLES DUE TO EXCESSIVE PICKING. IN OLDEN DAYS IT WAS THE ONLY PLACE IN WHOLE OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT WHERE FALSE HUMAN TEETH WERE MADE FROM THESE STONES.

THIS GEM STONE IS NOW IN AUSTRALIA AND WILL BE SHIPPED FROM THERE SO PLEASE BE PATIENT FOR YOUR DELIVERY.

 

 

Type 1 Gemstones
The following gemstones are typically inclusion free, even minor inclusions detract from their value.
Diamond, Amethyst, Beryls(Aquamarine,Morganite), Citrine, Smoky Quartz , topaz, Chrysoberyl, Kunzite, Tanzanite, green Tourmaline, and Blue Zircon
IF Internally flawless under extreme magnification (Very rare)
F Flawless
VVS Minute inclusions under 10x; invisible to the unaided eye
VS Minor inclusions under 10x; usually invisible to the unaided eye
SI1 Noticeable inclusions under 10x; usually visible to the unaided eye
SI2 Noticeable inclusions under 10x; usually quite visible to the unaided eye
I1 prominent- moderate affect on appearance or durability
I2 prominent - severe affect on appearance or durability
I3 prominent- severe affect on beauty, transparency or durability
Type 2 Gemstones
Gemstones that normally have small inclusions that do not detract from value.
Alexandrite, Andalusite, Iolite, Peridot, Rhodolite, Ruby, Sapphire, Spinel, Tourmaline, Garnet, Amethyst, Red Zircon, Tsavorite; Blue, Orange, Purple, Yellow and Parti-colored Tourmaline
F Flawless
VVS Minor inclusions under 10x; usually invisible to the unaided eye
VS Noticeable inclusions under 10x; often invisible to the unaided eye
SI1 Obvious inclusions under 10x; visible to the unaided eye
SI2 Obvious inclusions under 10x; very apparent to the unaided eye
I1 prominent - moderate affect on appearance or durability
I2 prominent - severe affect on appearance or durability
I3 prominent - severe affect on beauty, transparency or durability

 

6 mm = 1/4 inch (Approx)

1d 15h 4m 20s

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