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123g Top End Ruby-Zoisite Gem Rough w/Solid Ruby Core

Listed In Category: Jewelry & Accessories > Loose Gems
Secondary Category: Collectibles > Other Collectibles
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Classified Id CGBDKFBS
Asking Price $ 100.00 $ 85.00 USD per item
Quantity 1 item (new condition)
Tax Taxes are not applicable
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Seller will ship to North America (Canada & United States)
$5.50 / Insurance Optional
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Renewed Date19-Sep-2014 07:39:44 PM EST
Expiration Date 18-Nov-2014 07:39:44 PM EST
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Ncgems member since 13-apr-2008
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View Greenville Classifieds Greenville, South Carolina, USA
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  VERY SOLID RUBY CORE RUNNING FROM ONE END TO THE OTHER!

***UP FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION IS ONE 2.25" x 1.25" x 1.5" (approx.) VERY MAGNIFICENT "LONGIDO" RUBY-ZOISITE (ANYOLITE) GEM ROUGH/SPECIMEN, AAA++ - "N", 123g (615 carats)!***

FIRST OF ALL, NATURAL RUBY-ZOISITE OR OTHERWISE CALLED ANYOLITE BY THE LOCAL MASAI IN TANZANIA, AFRICA, IS A MIX (BLEND) OF GREEN ZOISITE (MINERAL SPECIES WHERE TANZANITE DERIVES FROM) AND RED CORUNDUM (RUBY) WHICH MAKES SUCH BEAUTIFULL & PHENOMENAL CARVINGS & CABS INCLUDING CUT "LONGIDO RUBY'S".

Here is a natural "untreated" truly magnificent & gemmy ruby-zoisite gem rough/specimen mined from the Longido mines in Northeast Tanzania, near Mount Kilimanjaro (where the Tanzanite mines are). The Longido mines are renowned for it's very fine top color green zoisite, ruby-zoisite & ruby's. Due to ruby-zoisites (anyolite) color contrast, it makes very effective gems, gem carvings, ornamental stones, and is highly prized as such. We are talking a absolutely very fine & very gemmy gem rough/specimen here my fellow members & a whopping 123 grams (615 carats)! This gem rough has a remarkable distinct green zoisite (with common black hornblende inclusions) surrounding (overlaying) a very solid red corundum (ruby) core.

Happy shopping! We are not new in the gem trade or auctioneering. We offer all natural gemstones, gem carvings, & facet/cab grade gem rough, with full disclosure of any enhancements known. We also offer excellent service in all aspects, secure packaging, and fast shipping. You will not be disappointed with this very fine gem!! Please realize that colors can slightly differ from monitor to monitor or with change of lighting (natural, fluorescent, full spectrum, or incandescent).

***IF YOU WANT YOUR ORDER INSURED, PLEASE REQUEST THIS BEFORE INVOICING. INSURED FEE STATED BELOW IS FOR THIS ITEM ONLY.***

No International Shipping! USA & Canada only ($11 Canada S/H rate for up to one pound only)! Please understand, we legally reserve the right to raise our shipping & insurance fees according to our S/H cost without giving prior notice in our postings. Changes are only made if the USPS, UPS, or FedEx raise their fees.

-- USA Insurance for this item only is optional by request at $2.75 for this item (please contact us for combining rate for additional insurance fees). We are not liable (responsible) for un-insured nor partially insured items/packages, absolutely no exceptions. -- ((CANADIAN PAYMENTS MUST BE PAID THROUGH PAYPAL WITHIN 4 DAYS FROM 1st INVOICE! THIS CLEARLY MEANS NO CANADIAN CHECKS OR MONEY ORDERS! PLEASE DO NOT ORDER IF YOU CANNOT CONFORM TO OUR CANADIAN POLICY)) �" ALL PAYMENTS ARE DUE WITHIN 4 DAYS OF 1st INVOICING (E-INVOICE or PAYPAL INVOICE) FOR USA & CANADIAN PAYPAL PAYMENTS ($5.00 MINIMUM, EXCLUDING S/H), AND 8 DAYS MAX FOR ALL FORMS OF USA MAIL IN PAYMENTS (WE NO LONGER ACCEPT CASHIER CHECKS), ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS UNLESS AUTHORIZED & APPROVED BY US. WE DO NOT EXCEPT ANY FORM OF PAYMENT PLAN EITHER, SO DO NOT ASK. IF WE DO NOT RECEIVE FULL PAYMENT FOR ALL ITEMS PURCHASED BY THE 4th DAY FOR ALL PAYPAL PAYMENTS (UNLESS PRIOR CONSENT BY US) FROM 1ST INVOICING OR BY THE 10TH DAY FOR ALL FORMS OF MAIL IN PAYMENTS, WE WILL THEN CANCEL YOUR PURCHASE. THERE IS NEITHER REASON NOR NEED FOR INTENTIONAL NON-COMMUNICATION. ---- **If you have an inquiry about this item or our Return Policy, then please ask before you make a purchase, as this is USER POLICY, and we are not responsible for “un-asked questions” before purchase**
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