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    Unmounted Paraiba Tourmaline
    The oval-shaped paraiba tourmaline measures 27.28 x 24.43 x 15.75 mm and weighs 71.65 carats. An AGL report # CS 1077139, dated July 27, 2016, stating Natural Tourmaline, Paraiba-Type, Origin Nigeria, Clarity Enhancement: None, accompanies the tourmaline.


    Condition Report*:

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Paraiba Tourmaline
    Shape(s): Oval-shaped
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Fine

    Certified Gems:
    Gem: 1
    Lab: AGL
    Certification #: CS 1077139
    Carat: 71.65
    Shape: Oval
    Origin: Nigeria
    Type: Tourmaline

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Gorgeous color and impressive size. Also comes with a GIA report # 2151101036, dated November 13, 2012, stating Tourmaline. Comments from AGL: Paraiba-Type is a term/color variety applied by the AGL to the copper-bearing variety of elbaite tourmaline, which was first discovered in the Paraiba state of Brazil, but may have originated from a different source.

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    December, 2016
    5th Monday
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