Excellent Banded Yellow Smithsonite Gemstone from Italy, 11.39 cts., 15x13 mm., Shield Shape


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Gem: Smithsonite
Weight: 11.39 cts.
Size: 15.0 x 13.0 mm.
Color: Bright Yellow
Clarity: Translucent (Gemmy)
Cut: Shield
Locality: Masua Mine, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
Treatment: None

This is a rare Smithsonite from Italy that is so distinctive and unique. There are few enough gem materials from Europe, and this is an exemplary material for the species. The color is as bright of a yellow as you could wish for! The material is banded and each band has a slightly different color of yellow, and a slightly different clarity. This piece is begging to be in jewelry, and will be stunningly attractive. The color comes through excellently when backlit. It looks as if it is a piece of lemon candy, though probably not quite as tasty! This piece was faceted by Brett Kosnar of Kosnar Gem Co., during July 2022. Enjoy!

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