Natural iolite gemstones (also known as water sapphire or cordierite)
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Oval Faceted Iolite Gem, 3.15 carats


Item: iolg123
this natural iolite gem weighs 3.15 carats
12.4mm x 9.0mm x 5.5mm deep, oval cut
Faceted from natural iolite rough mined in India
Price: $215.78
This iolite gem (also known as water sapphire, and sometimes by the mineral name cordierite) was well faceted with good brilliance into this beautiful oval cut gem with medium dark blue-violet color (100% natural color - it has not been heated or treated in any way). This iolite gem faces up eye-clean with faint natural inclusions that are only visible under very close examination with bright illumination (GIA: Type II Gem, Clarity Grade VVS). Iolite gems such as this one closely resemble tanzanite, at a much lower price!

Oval Iolite Gem, 4.18 carats


Item: iolg125a
This natural color iolite gemstone weighs 4.18 carats
Iolite Gemstone Dimensions: 13.2mm x 9.8mm x 6.2mm deep, oval cut
Faceted from natural iolite rough mined in India
Price: $411.73
This natural iolite gem has dark blue-violet color (100% natural color - not heated or treated in any way). It is very well faceted with superior brilliance in this oval cut, and it is faces up completely eye clean with just a few very faint natural inclusions that are only visible under very close inspection with bright illumination (GIA: Type II Gem, Clarity Grade VS). The photo at left was taken under incandescent light.

Iolite Octagon Cut Gem, 5.93 carats


Item: iolg126a
This natural color iolite gemstone weighs 5.93 carats
Iolite Gemstone Dimensions: 13.0mm x 11.2mm x 5.7mm deep, octagon cut
Faceted from natural iolite rough mined in India
Price: $465.51
This extra dark gem of natural iolite has very dark and intense blue-violet color (100% natural color - not heated or treated in any way). This wonderful iolite gem is so dark that it appears almost black with beautiful flashes of velvety dark violet here and there in its depths. The photo at left was taken under fluorescent light. This dark gem of natural iolite is shallow cut so there is no extra weight, and it is completely eye clean with very faint natural inclusions that are only visible under very close inspection with bright illumination (GIA: Type II Gem, Clarity Grade VS).
 


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Last Updated: March 31, 2015
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