These natural Orange Carnelians originate from Madagascar and their total weight is about 4 carats. The measurements are 8.02mm x 4.1mm (diameter x depth).These gemstones are calibrated to fit 8 mm jewelry settings. The shape/cut-style of these Carnelians is Round Rose-Cut. These 3.6ctw Carnelian gems are available to order and can be shipped anywhere in the world. Gemstone Certification can also be provided as an optional service.
Carnelian is a brownish red to orange variety of chalcedony quartz, colored by trace amounts of iron. Darker colors (red-brown to brown) are often referred to by the name Sard. Carnelian is one of the oldest gemstones, being widely used in ancient Rome to make signet or seal rings.
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