DescriptionA serious "stoplight red" gemstone. This stone puts the new production of African spinels to shame. Burma spinels do not come any redder. The color scan shows the stone is 95% red/orange coupled with a light 70 tone. The stone as MI2 inclusions, which seems to be common in these ultra-saturated Burma spinels. The stone was cut shallow and looks like a 3 1/2 carter. The stone has a slight window as evidenced by the 50-60% brilliancy. The cutting and finish are typical Burmese standards. If this stone was an unheated Classic Burma ruby it could sell for over $70,000 per carat. This gem is attractively priced at less than 10% of an unheated Classic Burma ruby. This is a gem for a true spinel connoisseur or could be mounted in a killer ring. AGL grading report signed by Cap.
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