This heliodor is from Nigeria and was part of a mixed beryl parcel of rough we recently received. This one has a nice slightly greenish-golden color and really does look better than the photos. A few small inclusions in the stone really don’t detract significantly.
- Weight: 10.00 carats
- Dimensions (mm): 14.6 x 12.1 x 10.6
- Origin: Nigeria
- Color: GIA gY 2/4 WoC: 7.5Y 8/6 (light greenish yellow)
- Clarity: Moderately Included (SI2)
- Cut and Designer: “Star Cushion” by Loren Brown
- Overall Quality: 4.0 (upper commercial)
To read how we determine the overall quality, see the article on gemstone value.