11.90ct Square Radiant Yellow Citrine
This is a large 11.9ct square radiant citrine. It has a very intriguing, almost mystical appearance. This stone would make an intriguing center piece for a large piece of jewelry. This stone is approximately 14mm. This stone was mined in Tanzania. 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 25ct 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 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).