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Carnelian — specimen 0471, photo © NMNHS
Carnelian — specimen 0471, photo © NMNHS

Carnelianspecimen 0471


no precise locality [Africa]

Weight: 0.59 ct; size: 6.28 | 4.28 | 3.64 mm; shape: octagon; colour: medium light orange; very slightly brownish; clarity: translucent; cut: excellent; treatment: none.

Clean specimen; angles [skipping after 45 in the crown] as in ‘Opposing Corners 15’ by Robert H. Long, excellent cut by Tan Pen.

Other specimens
Carnelian — specimen 0010Carnelian — specimen 0552Carnelian — specimen 0553Carnelian — specimen 0566Carnelian — specimen 0474Carnelian — specimen 0270Carnelian — specimen 0394Carnelian — specimen 0537Carnelian — specimen 0554Carnelian — specimen 0582Carnelian — specimen 0020Carnelian — specimen 0021Carnelian — specimen 0215Carnelian — specimen 0216

More information from ‘Classification’

A reddish variety of chalcedony.