1.53ct Emerald Cut Bi-Color Ametrine
This is a 1.53ct bi-color emerald cut ametrine. Ametrines make eye-catching and unique jewelry.
Ametrine is a rare quartz containing both amethyst and citrine. Ametrine color will have zones of purple and yellow or orange. Most ametrine is mined in Bolivia. Amethyst is created when a temperature gradient exists across the crystal during its formation. Ametrine can be found in both bi-color and blended styles.
Ametrine is most commonly found in Brazil and Bolivia. It can also be found in Sri Lanka, Russia, and the USA.
Ametrine measures a 7 on the Mohs hardness scale.
Ametrine has a refractive index of 1.544 - 1.553.
Care and Cleaning:
It is recommended to clean your ametrine with warm, soapy water. Avoid harsh detergents. Ultrasonic cleaning is usually safe. Please never steam clean your ametrine.