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Faceting Rough - Quartz


 Prasiolite (Green Quartz) - also MISnamed Green "Amethyst"
Locality: Brazil
This material is super clean and extra large for cutting spectacular gems.
Representative sample of Prasiolite at $1.00/carat.
This material is heated and irradiated quartz.
Prasiolite (Green Quartz) - $1.00/carat
Prasiolite#1
73.20 carats
Measures approx. 32.0 x 16.5 x 8.5mm. Best yield is a long pear or a matched pair of trillions.
$73.20
Prasiolite#2
46.50 carats
Measures approx. 27.8 x 12.5 x 8.9.mm. Best yield is an oval or marquise.
$46.50 SOLD
Prasiolite#3
69.55 carats
Measures approx. 26.8 x 17.2 x 15.4mm. Best yield is an oval or a pear.
$69.55
Prasiolite#4
52.45 carats
Measures approx. 27.2 x 15.1 x 9.1mm
Best yield is an oval, or a matched pair of hearts or rounds
$52.45 SOLD
Prasiolite#5
93.05 carats
Measures approx. 27.2 x 21.5 x 15.7mm
Best yield is a pentagon, heart or square cushion.
$93.05 SOLD
Prasiolite#6
73.85 carats
Measures approx. 28. x 22. x 13.4mm
Best yield is an oval or pear.
$73.85
Prasiolite#7
55.25 carats
Measures approx. 23. x 22. x 10.4mm
Best yield is a trillion or heart.
$55.25
Prasiolite#8
63.65 carats
Measures approx. 28. x 18. x 14.mm. Best yield is a pear.
$63.65
Prasiolite#9
57.95 carats
Measures approx. 20. x 17. x 10.mm
Best yield is a round or square cushion.
$57.95 SOLD
Prasiolite#10
62.45 carats
Measures approx. 27.8 x 18.9 x 16.7mm
Best yield is a pear.
$62.45
Prasiolite#11
45.80 carats
Measures approx. 24.5 x 14 x 11.5mm
Best yield is an oval
$45.80 SOLD
Prasiolite#12
83.10 carats
Measures approx. 30. x 18. x 14.mm
Best yield is a pear.
$83.10
Prasiolite#13
75.45 carats
Measures approx. 32. x 22. x 14.mm
Best yield is a pear.
$75.45
Prasiolite#14
64.15 carats
Measures approx. 27.0 x 19.3 x 14.8mm
Best yield is a pear.
$64.15
Prasiolite#15
61.10 carats
Measures approx. 32.7 x 15.6 x 12.2mm
Best yield is a pendeloque or briolette.
$61.10

Colorless Optical Quartz - $11.50 to $19.00/Pound
 

The photo to the left is a representative sample of Colorless Optical Quartz, except that our material is mostly larger that the stones in the photo. This material is natural and untreated. Some pieces may be slightly smoky.

Colorless Quartz is a great material for beginning faceters. It is excellent for cutting large, flawless faceted stones, or for making doublets.

We have two grades of Colorless Optical Quartz:
"A" Grade: may have a few veils or fractures near the surface, but is mostly flawless. It will cut large flawless stones.

"B" Grade: has some minor veils or fractures that should easily cut out. This material will still cut large, flawless stones.

Colorless Quartz "A" Grade - $35.00/pound (~$.01543/carat)
Colorless Quartz#1
Measures approximately 3-1/2 x 3 x 2" thick.
2.00 pounds
$70.00 SOLD
Colorless Quartz#2
Triangular shape measures approximately 3 x 2-3/4 x 1-1/2" thick.
1.28 pounds
$44.80 SOLD
Colorless Quartz#3
Measures approximately 3-1/2 x 2 x 2 to 1/2" thick.
1.25 pounds

$43.75
Colorless Quartz#4
Measures approximately 3 x 2-1/4 x 1-3/4" thick.
1.23 pounds
$43.05 SOLD

Colorless Quartz "B" Grade - $11.50/pound (~$.0051/carat)
Colorless Quartz#13
4-stone parcel
1.10 pound

$12.65

NEW!  Natural Smoky Quartz - $0.04 to $0.09/Carat
 

The photo to the left is a representative sample of our Smoky Quartz. Most smoky quartz is irradiated to create the smoky color. However, this material is NOT irradiated or heat treated. It is aboslutely natural and untreated.

Smoky Quartz is a great material for beginning faceters. This rough iis excellent for cutting large, flawless faceted stones.

We have light and medium smoky quartz smoky quartz as can be seen in the photo to the left. Price per carat depends on size and color.

Smoky Quartz
Smoky Quartz#1
Medium-light color. Measures approximately 37.5 x 35.5 x 27.0mm.
381.95 carats @ $0.04/ct
$15.28 SOLD
Smoky Quartz#2
Medium color. Measures approximately 48.0 x 45.0 x 24.0mm.
553.50 carats @ $0.04/ct
$22.14
Smoky Quartz#3
Medium color. Measures approximately 51.0 x 44.0 x 29.0mm.
633.75 carats @ $0.04/ct
$25.35
Smoky Quartz#4
Medium color. Measures approximately 42.0 x 29.0 x 20.0mm.
285.50 carats @ $0.09/ct
$25.70
Smoky Quartz#5
Medium-light color. Measures approximately 46.0 x 38.0 x 33.0mm.
609.95 carats @ $0.04/ct
$24.40 SOLD
Smoky Quartz#6
Medium color. Measures approximately 32.5 x 26.5 x 21.5mm.
219.35 carats @ $0.06/ct
$13.16 SOLD
Smoky Quartz#7
Light color. Measures approximately 32.0 x 30.0 x 23.0mm.

265.25 carats @ $0.09/ct
$23.87
Smoky Quartz#8
Medium color. Measures approximately 49.5 x 42.0 x 30.5mm.
598.55 carats @ $0.06/ct
$35.91
Smoky Quartz#9
Medium color. Measures approximately 69.0 x 41.0 x 41.0 to 18.0mm.
1192.85 carats @ $0.06/ct
$71.57
Smoky Quartz#10
Medium color. Measures approximately 46.0 x 37.0 x 17.0mm.
409.10 carats @ $0.06/ct
$24.55
Smoky Quartz#11
Medium color. Measures approximately 53.0 x 36.5 x 29.5mm.
725.55 carats @ $0.04/ct
$29.02
Smoky Quartz#12
Medium color. Measures approximately 46.0 x 37.0 x 21.5mm.
509.40 carats @ $0.04/ct
$20.38

 Oro Verde Quartz
Locality: Brazil
Representative sample of Oro Verde Quartz at $0.30/carat.
This material is irradiated quartz.
Oro Verde Quartz - $0.30/carat
Oro Verde#1
47.30 carats
2-stone parcel measures approx. 18.5 x 10.0 x 7.5mm, and 20.0 x 13.0 x 9.5mm.
$14.19
Oro Verde#2
41.10 carats
Measures approx. 18.5 x 18.5 x 11.0mm.
$12.33
Oro Verde#3
55.90 carats
2-stone parcel measures approx. 14.5 x 14.0 x 11.5mm, and 16.0 x 12.5 x 8.5mm.
$16.77
Oro Verde#4
43.60 carats
Measures approx. 19.5x 18.5 x 10.0mm

$13.08
Oro Verde#5
30.90 carats
Triangular shape measures approx. 19.0 x 15.5 x 10.0mm

$9.29
Oro Verde#6
52.15 carats
2-stone parcel measures approx. 14.5 x 13.5 x 12.0mm, and 11.0 x 10.5 x 10.0mm.
$15.65
Oro Verde#7
40.05 carats
Measures approx. 14.5 x 13.5 x 11.5mm.
$12.02
Oro Verde#8
46.30 carats
Measures approx. 22.0 x 14.0 x 14.0mm.
$13.89
Oro Verde#9
37.80 carats
Measures approx. 19.0 x 13.1 x 7.5mm

$11.34
Oro Verde#10
38.70 carats
Measures approx. 20.0x 17.0 x 9.0mm

$11.61

 NEW!!  Root Beer Quartz
Locality: Brazil
Representative sample of Root Beer Quartz at $.40/carat.
This material is irradiated quartz.
Root Beer Quartz - $.40/carat

Root Beer#1
71.00 carats
Medium color.
Measures approx. 23.0 x 16.0 x 14.0mm. Will yield well as an oval, pear, heart or a round with a little waste.
$28.40

Root Beer#2
75.80 carats
Medium color.
Measures approx. 24.0 x 18.0 x 15.0mm. Will yield well as a pear or a shield.
$30.32 SOLD
Root Beer#3
105.85 carats
Deep color.
Measures approx. 27.5 x 19.5 x 15.5mm. Will yield well as an oval or a pear.
$42.34
Root Beer#4
45.05 carats
Medium-light color.
Measures approx. 21.5 x 15.0 x 12.0mm. Will yield well as a pear or shield.
$18.02
Root Beer#5
98.50 carats
Deep color.
Measures approx. 23.0x 20.0 x 16.5mm. Will yield well as an oval or pear.
$39.40 SOLD
Root Beer#6
66.00 carats
Light color.
Measures approx. 21.5 x 16.5 x 14.0
mm. Will yield well as an oval, short pear or a heart.
$26.40
Root Beer#7
83.90 carats
Dark color.
Measures approx. 22.0 x 18.0 x 14.5
mm. Will yield well as an oval or pear.
$33.56
Root Beer#8
47.75 carats
Medium color.
Measures approx. 26.0 x 11.5 x 11.5
mm. Will yield well as an emerald or a matched pair of square cushions.
$19.10 SOLD
Root Beer#9
67.35 carats
Medium-deep color.
Measures approx. 22.5 x 15.0 x 13.50
mm. Will yield well as a short oval, square or round.
$26.94
Root Beer#10
107.8 carats
Medium color.
Measures approx. 30.0 x 20.05 x 174.0
mm. Will yield well as an oval, marquise, barion oval, barion emerald, or matched pair of trillions.
$43.12

 Rose Quartz
Locality: Brazil

Representative sample of Rose Quartz at $0.55/carat.

3 piece parcels - $0.55/carat

This Rose Quartz has been sliced and ground in to clean pieces. Any flaws are near the surface where they will be remoed during the faceting process (other than the standard sleepy nature of rose quartz).

This material is untreated.

Rose Quartz - $0.55/carat   2 and 3-PIECE PARCELS
Rose Quartz#1
27.15 carats
2-piece parcel measures approx. 13.8 x 12.7 x 8.0mm, and 11.0 x 9.5 x 6.3mm.
$14.93
Rose Quartz#2
27.95 carats
2-piece parcel measures approx. 14.5 x 10.0 x 7.0mm, and 14.5 x 10.0 x 6.5mm.
$15.37
Rose Quartz#3
24.65 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 13.5 x 7.0 x 5.9mm, 9.2 x 9.0 x 6.3mm, and 9.9 x 8.3 x 6.0mm.
$13.56
Rose Quartz#4
25.15 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 10.7 x 9.8 x 6.4mm, 10.8 x 10.1 x 9.1mm, and 8.8 x 5.1 x 4.6mm.
$13.83
Rose Quartz#5
30.00 carats
2-piece parcel measures approx. 15.2 x 10.8 x 8.5mm, and 15.5 x 11.0 x 7.0mm.
$16.50 SOLD
Rose Quartz#6
25.95 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 12.6 x 9.5 x 6.8mm, 13.7 x 8.4 x 7.8mm, and 9.0x 8.3 x 6.9mm.
$14.27
Rose Quartz#7
26.1 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 13.9 x 10.5 x 6.8mm, 11.8 x 11.2 x 7.7mm, and 9.1 x 7.3 x 6.6mm.
$14.36 SOLD
Rose Quartz#8
26.15 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 11.4 x 8.1 x 8.1mm, 10.6 x 10.0 x 6.6mm, and 9.9 x 9.8 x 6.3mm.
$14.38
Rose Quartz#9
25.85 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 12.5 x 9.7 x 7.0mm, 11.5 x 8.7 x 5.8mm, and 9.5 x 9.5 x 7.5mm.
$14.22
Rose Quartz#10
28.3 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 13.2 x 9.8 x 6.0mm, 14.0 x 8.5 x 8.0mm, and 13.0 x 9.8 x 7.4mm.
$15.57 SOLD
Rose Quartz#11
23.9 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 12.2 x 9.5 x 8.1mm, 9.7 x 7.8 x 7.1mm, and 11.0 x 9.0 x 5.7mm.
$13.15
Rose Quartz#12
26.85 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 10.9 x 10.0 x 6.3mm, 14.4 x 8.7 x 6.5mm, and 10.8 x 8.3 x 8.0mm.
$14.77
Rose Quartz#13
26.9 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 12.9 x 8.8 x 8.7mm, 12.9 x 10.0 x 6.5mm, and 11.0 x 7.9 x 5.2mm.
$14.80
Rose Quartz#14
23.6 carats
3-piece parcel measures approx. 11.3 x 9.0 x 8.6mm, 11.0 x 8.8 x 7.3mm, and 9.1 x 9.0 x 6.5mm.
$12.98 SOLD
 

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