These natural Orange Carnelians originate from India and their total weight is about 2.5 carats. The measurements are 8.9mm x 6.15mm x 4.32mm (length x width x depth).These gemstones are calibrated to fit 9 X 6 mm jewelry settings. The shape/cut-style of these Carnelians is Pear Facet. These 2.35ctw 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.
Gems were exactly the color I expected. Size was smaller than expected but my fault - didn't really consider measurement provided well enough. I'm just going to change the design that had been planned. Problem solved!