7.5ct Indicolite Tourmaline


7.5ct Greenish Blue Indicolite Tourmaline from Nigeria

10 x 14.8 x 6.6mm

Precision Cut in the USA by lapidary Daniel O’Neil

A stunningly colored Indicolite from Nigeria, cut in a classic elogated Cushion with rounded girdle outline.  A perfect Medium-Dark Greenish Blue, with a step-cut pavilion for classic “Emerald cut” performance.  Some very small inclusions are not visible to the naked eye.  There is a very slight color gradient, visible only under certain lights with some scrutiny, a bit more Blue on one end and Greener on the other.  A conservative, classy Indicolite, just begging to be prong set – I see it grasped by some sharp claw prongs in 18kt gold…