1.20ct cushion cut Brazilian Alexandrite.
What a gemstone! Currently, the most desirable origin is Brazil.
Alexandrite, from the chrysoberyl family, has chromium in it which is the element which makes Emeralds green and Ruby’s Red. It has colour changing property’s and this particular gemstone shows a strong bright red colour under luminescent light.
It is a relative hard gemstone measuring 8.5 on MOHS scale and an excellent toughness grading making it a suitable choice for a ring.
Currently in our Bristol showroom – book an appointment to view.