Rare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLI

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Gem ID#:9163
Price:290.00
Origin:Tanzania
Weight:575 carats 115 grams
Size:54 x 51 x 35 mm
ClaritySpecimen Grade Crystal
Cut:Natural terminated crystal
Color:Rich golden yellow
Treatment:None guaranteed natural!
Note:Huge for the species, this is a gemmy terminated crystal of Golden Scapolite from the Umba valley region of Tanzania. There is a large clean facet grade areas in this crystal that will cut fine clean gems.

Scapolite is relatively rare and while available now because of the limited Tanzanian find, is one of the most undervalued rare gemstones minerals on the market today.

First found in 1913, Scapolite occurs in yellow, purple, pink, blue, gray and colorless. The newest resource of this variety has recently been discovered in the Umba River area of Tanzania, which has proven to be quite popular in the market. The name Scapolite is derived from the Greek Skapos which means Shaft and Lithos for stone alluding to its stick-like crystals. Scapolite is more of a collector's stone. Transparent specimens are rare and can be very attractive when cut as gemstones.

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Rare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLI
Rare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLI
Rare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLIRare Golden Scapolite Specimen Grade Crystal 575ct Tanzania GLI