Rare Ceylon Alexandrite for Sale

A rare Ceylon Alexandrite is for sale. The owner has forwarded the details to us.

The gemstone weighs 24.17 carats and measures 15.65 X 15.07 x 11.06mm

Rare Ceylon Alexandrite for sale, weighs 24.17 carats
Rare Ceylon Alexandrite for sale, weighs 24.17 carats

The gem certificate for the gemstone issued by the Gemmological Institute of Colombo (GIC) is given above (Click on the image to enlarge).

Some of the details of the gemstone given in the certificate :

Date: 16th April 2009

GIC Report No: CH-ALX-KMSB0005-000717

Client Ref Id: KMSB

The certificate states: (Photograph of the item examined is not the actual size). Color of the original items and the color of the photographic images may vary.

Gemstone Type: Natural Chrysoberyl, Alexandrite.

Color: In Day Light- Green

Incandescent – Reddish

Transparency: Transparent

Shape & Cutting style: Rectangular Cushion/ Mixed

Weight: 24.17 carats

Measurements: 15.65 X 15.07 x 11.06mm

Refractive Index: 1.744- 1.753 (DR-0.009)

Specific Gravity: 3.7 (+/-0.01)

Hardness: 8.5 (Ref data)

Magnification: Growth structure, Crystal inclusions and fibrous inclusions.

Fluorescence: (S.W.U.V) Reddish (W)

(L.W.U.V) Greenish (W)

Optical Character: Double Refractive

Pleochroism:    Trichroic – Strong

Absorption spectrum: Corresponding absorption detected.

Remarks: Displays a very strong colour change in incandescent light with a very good clarity.

If you are interested in purchasing the rare gemstone please contact us and we will get in touch with the owner of the gemstone. When contacting us, please mention “Regarding Rare Ceylon Alexandrite” in the Contact Us form on this page.

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