2.46ct Oval Citrine 10x8mm
This is a 10x8mm oval citrine weighing 2.46ct. This would be great for a ring or small pendant! This is a calibrated stone meaning it would fit nicely in a 10x8mm stock mounting. This is a lot of stone for your money!
Citrine is a quartz gemstone and is one of the top selling gems in the yellow to orange color range. Citrines come in a wide range of sizes and are readily available in sizes of up to 25cts and more. Citrines attractive color, durability, and modest price makes it a favorite gemstone of many gem lovers.
Citrine is currently found in Brazil, Spain, and Bolivia.
Citrine measure a 7 on the Mohs hardness scale and is considered a durable stone.
Citrines will have a refractive index of 1.544 – 1.553.
Care and Cleaning:
It is recommended to clean your citrine gemstones with warm, soapy water. Ultrasonic cleaning is usually safe. Steam cleaning is not recommended as all quartz are susceptible to thermal shock (a rapid change of temperature).