Paraiba tourmalines are extremely rare, especially in sizes larger than one carat. Ours is giant, tipping the scales at 20.36 carats! It is also very clean, i.e., free from eye visible inclusions. Paraiba tourmalines are famous for possessing beautiful blue and green hues caused by the presence of copper and manganese in their chemical composition. This 20.36 carat Paraiba tourmaline is truly a collector's stone. It is an exceptionally well-cut pear shape that possesses extraordinary brilliance. It is set in a distinctive, handmade pendant with brilliant white diamonds that showcase its beauty. Accompanied by GIA report #1156861562, this collector stone is a nearly mythical find!
Pear shaped Paraiba tourmaline, 25.04 x 15.37 x 9.47mm, 20.36 carats
78 round brilliant cut diamonds, .78 carats total
18k white gold chain measures 18 inches in length