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A Buyer's Guide to Morganites

A Buyer's Guide to Morganites

Sam 05/10/2017 0
 Morganite is a semi-precious gemstone with a beautiful soft peachy pink tone. You may know more about members of its family such as emeralds, aquamarine, all part of the beryls family. A LITTLE HISTORY Morganite’s subtle color is caused by traces of manganese. Because morganite has distinct pleochroism—pale pink and a deeper bluish pink—it’s necessary to orient the rough carefully for fashioning. Strong color in morganite is rare, and gems usually have to be large to achieve the finest color.  MORGANITE JEWELRY QUALITY FACTOR With a hardness of 71/2 to 8 on Mohs scale, Morganite stands right ...
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