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ID: 4482801 pcs
thumb image of 3.9ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448280)
3.89 ct Pietersite
14.1 x 10 mm
$ 11.67
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ID: 4565611 pcs
thumb image of 22.7ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 456561)
22.71 ct Pietersite
29.8 x 21.5 mm
$ 52.91
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ID: 3338211 pcs
thumb image of 38.9ct Cushion Cabochon Grayish Blue Pietersite (ID: 333821)
38.93 ct Pietersite
36.2 x 23.7 mm
$ 155.72
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ID: 3477042 pcs
thumb image of 16.8ct Oval Cabochon Grayish Blue Pietersite (ID: 347704)
16.77 ct Pietersite
18.3 x 13.2 mm
$ 67.08
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ID: 4279731 pcs
thumb image of 15.1ct Round Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 427973)
15.09 ct Pietersite
18.1 mm
$ 52.82
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ID: 4482554 pcs
thumb image of 17.9ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448255)
17.86 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 53.58
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ID: 3506771 pcs
thumb image of 36.4ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 350677)
36.42 ct Pietersite
29.9 x 22.1 mm
$ 145.68
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ID: 4566041 pcs
thumb image of 23.3ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 456604)
23.26 ct Pietersite
28.5 x 21.9 mm
$ 54.20
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ID: 4483024 pcs
thumb image of 18ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448302)
17.98 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.2 mm
$ 53.94
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ID: 4480311 pcs
thumb image of 4.2ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448031)
4.24 ct Pietersite
14.1 x 10.1 mm
$ 12.72
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ID: 4477811 pcs
thumb image of 24ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 447781)
24.00 ct Pietersite
30 x 21.9 mm
$ 72.00
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ID: 4482584 pcs
thumb image of 19.3ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448258)
19.27 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 57.81
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ID: 3460561 pcs
thumb image of 34.5ct Oval Cabochon Grayish Blue Pietersite (ID: 346056)
34.48 ct Pietersite
30.2 x 22.2 mm
$ 137.92
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ID: 4566071 pcs
thumb image of 25.6ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 456607)
25.58 ct Pietersite
30 x 22.1 mm
$ 59.60
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ID: 4482564 pcs
thumb image of 19.5ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448256)
19.46 ct Pietersite
14 x 10 mm
$ 58.38
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ID: 3714331 pcs
thumb image of 33.6ct Oval Cabochon Grayish Blue Pietersite (ID: 371433)
33.58 ct Pietersite
29.7 x 21.6 mm
$ 134.32
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ID: 3506801 pcs
thumb image of 35.8ct Oval Cabochon Grayish Blue Pietersite (ID: 350680)
35.79 ct Pietersite
29.6 x 22.4 mm
$ 143.16
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ID: 4483054 pcs
thumb image of 15.5ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448305)
15.49 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 46.47
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ID: 4482751 pcs
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4.41 ct Pietersite
13.9 x 10.1 mm
$ 13.23
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ID: 4482994 pcs
thumb image of 19.5ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448299)
19.49 ct Pietersite
14.1 x 10.1 mm
$ 58.47
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ID: 4480651 pcs
thumb image of 4.4ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448065)
4.43 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 13.29
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Pietersite
Pietersite is the trade name for a (usually) dark blue-gray breccia aggregate made up mainly of hawk's eye and tiger's eye. It was discovered by Sid Pieters in 1962 in Namibia, and named in his honor. Pietersite colors include blues, rusty reds, golds and browns.

Pietersite belongs to a branch of the tigers eye family called riebeckite. Tiger's eye is what geologists refer to as a pseudomorph, one mineral that changes into another. Tiger's eye began its life as the mineral crocidolite, a form of asbestos. As quartz replaced the crocidolite it took on the shape of the fibrous mineral and that is what causes the chatoyancy in gemstones of this family. Unlike tigers eye, the surface of a pietersite looks rather chaotic, with streaks and colors in every direction. This is because during formation of the crystal, the materials that compose it were broken apart, swirled every which way, and then were reformed and cemented together by quartz. Stones and crystals that go through that process are referred to as brecciated.
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