Location : Nigeria
Stone Type : Beryl, Vanadium,s

18231 Beryl, Vanadium,s

Md Lt Greenish Blue

2.82 cts emerald brilliant cut

12.8×5.7×5.5 mm


eye clean, from Nigeria. This material has been coming out of Nigeria for many years and usually occurs as long crystals. The color is a rich greenish blue caused by trace amounts of vanadium impurities and if was present in larger amounts would cause the gem to be considered an emerald.