SKU: C065

Red Spinel

0.82 carats

$600.00

1 in stock

SKU: C065 Category: Tag:

Very nice Nigerian Red Spinel would make a really beautiful accent for any jewelry.

Carats

0.82

Clarity

Color Specification

Color

Pink

Cut

Origin

Overall Quality

Treatments

None

1

Spinel crystals are so perfect, in Burma they are said to be nat thwe or “polished by the spirits.”

2

The famous 14th century Black Prince’s Ruby in the British Imperial Crown is actually a red spinel. It has long been mistaken for ruby by emperors and monarchs. Many of the famous “rubies” of history were actually spinels.

3

Spinel was made the birthstone for August in 2016, and it is sometimes used to commemorate a 22nd wedding anniversary.