gem sphalerite rough

 

We currently have several pieces of sphalerite faceting rough available, please see the list below for descriptions and links to videos (we’ve found that videos give much better idea about the position of inclusions than static pictures!):

 


 
Spanish sphalerite, Aliva mine (orange, yellow)

 

- Weight: 12.40 ct Size: 15.4x10.6x8.0 mm Price: 75 euro
Will cut eye-clean rectangular stone 8 x 10 mm aprox, light color will provide strong dispersion.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 20.87 ct Size: 15.8x13.7x11.7 mm - SOLD
For eye-clean oval or cushion 8 x 10 mm aprox, light color will provide strong dispersion.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 22.31 ct Size: 27.0x16.9x7.6 mm - SOLD
Very flat piece, yield won’t be great, but has loupe clean area 6 x 8 mm aprox, and other more included small stones can be cut from other areas.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 43.41 ct Size: 19.4x18.4x17.2 mm Price: 90 euro
For slightly included round or cushion, 12 mm diameter aprox, nice intense orange color, but dispersion will be quite hidden by body color.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 50.26 ct Size: 24.0x16.0x13.7 mm Price - SOLD
Great piece for eye-clean square cushion 12 mm diameter aprox, light color will provide strong dispersion. No natural or polished windows to see the lack of inclusions well on video, but a really clean piece!
Video of the stone

- Weight: 52.91 ct Size: 26.3 x 17.9 x 10.5 mm Price: 200 euro (reserved)
For eye-clean round or cushion, 12 mm diameter aprox, also good for trillon, nice intense orange color.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 48.64 ct Size: 21.2x17.9x11.6 mm Price: 75 euro
For very slightly included round 11 mm aprox. Nice intense orange color, but dispersion will be quite hidden by body color.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 118.20 ct Size: 36.7x23.5x16.0 mm Price: 95 euro
Quite included in general, can give large severely included stone, but also has two zones for eye-clean small stones, 8 mm each aprox. Nice intense orange color, but dispersion will be quite hidden by the body color.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 131.80 ct Size: 45.8 x 22.0 x 18.8 mm Price: 950 euro
For spectacular large eye-clean oval or pear shape, 22 x 14 mm aprox, nice intense orange color.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 146.20 ct Size: 32.5x23.5x21.2 mm Price: 95 euro

Quite included in general, can give large severely included stone, but also has two zones for eye-clean small stones, 8 mm each aprox. Nice intense orange color, but dispersion will be quite hidden by the body color.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 142.85 ct Size: 37.2x27.0x17.2 mm Price: 45 euro
Inclusions in all the volume of the stone, cabbing quality, nice color zoning.
Video of the stone


 
 Bulgarian sphalerite, Giudurska mine (extremely rare green color!)

 

- Weight: 12.26 ct Size: 15.2x 11.4x7.5 mm Price - SOLD
Will cut spectacular eye clean triangle or round brilliant, 8 mm aprox.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 30.11 ct Size: 20.3x14.0x9.7 mm Price: 70 euro
The piece is divided vertically on two blocks by a dark zone. Could cut a large heavily included stone, 10x14 mm aprox, or, if divided in two pieces, two slightly included square or rounds, 7 and 5 mm aprox.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 31.65 ct Size: 17.9x16.9x9.7 mm Price: 70 euro
For a large heavily included stone, 10x13 mm aprox. Or probably for two slightly included rounds or squares 5 mm in diameter aprox.
Video of the stone

- Weight: 69.23 ct Size: 28x21x11.5 mm Price: 65 euro
In this piece only a part of the stone is transparent green sphalerite, the other part is a massive matrix of sphalerite and quartz aggregate. From the transparent part, a slightly included oval or rectangle can be done, 12x8 mm aprox, or smaller less included round or square.
Video of the stone


 

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Please remember:
- The shipment cost by standard registered mail is 8 euro worldwide.
- For customers from European Union we have to add 21% VAT to the listed prices, sorry guys :-(
- If you buy some stones and don’t like them, you can return them with full money-back, no problem!

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