Tourmaline

Tourmaline is the traditional birthstone for the month of October and the zodiac sign Leo. Tourmaline can be almost any color, with the most popular having pink on one end and green on the other. Legend says that tourmaline can strengthen the body and spirit, particularly the nervous system, lymphatic system and the blood stream. It is also believed to inspire creativity and has been used extensively as an amulet by artists and writers. Tourmaline has a hardness of 7-7.5 out of 10 on the Mohs' Scale of mineral hardness.

Description: A Nigerian mint green tourmaline cut in a custom checker rectangle.
Size: 0.9ct, 7.7mm x 4.4mm
Clarity & Grade: VVS
Treatments: None
Price: $150.00 (USD)

Description: An exquisite golden yellow tourmaline with a subtle touch of orange from Congo cut in a high performance very bright oval. This beautiful gemstone shows minimal extinction and glows even in low light. An unusual, flawless gem that looks even better than the image shows.
Size: 4.77 cts, 11.7 mm x10.0 mm
Clarity & Grade: IF (Flawless)
Treatments: None
Price: $2350.00 (USD)

Description: A very attractive red/pink Cameroon tourmaline cut in a bright barion oval. This beautiful stone changes from a medium pink/red in daylight to a vivid red/pink in artificial lighting. The lighter toned pictures shown here are in natural lighting.
Size: 2.2 ct, 9.0 mm x 7.0 mm
Clarity & Grade: VS
Treatments: None
Price: $1100.00 $880 (USD)

Description: An emerald green/blue Afghan tourmaline cut in a bright lively rectangle. Unfortunately pictures just can't do this stone justice. It has a small blue band in the center of the stone.
Size: 2.53 ct,9.7 mm x 6.72 mm
Clarity & Grade: VS
Treatments: None
Price: $1175.00 (USD)

Description: A hot pink Nigerian tourmaline set. One stone has slight yellow accents on edge which are unnoticeable with the naked eye.
Size: 2.50 ct, 7.0 mm
Clarity & Grade: VVS
Treatments: None
Price: $650.00 (USD)