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ID: 3338251 pcs
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68.06 ct Pietersite
47 x 29.4 mm
$ 272.24
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ID: 4561731 pcs
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31.89 ct Pietersite
30.2 x 22.2 mm
$ 74.30
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ID: 2994921 pcs
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16.51 ct Pietersite
24.2 x 18.3 mm
$ 66.04
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ID: 3721754 pcs
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14.51 ct Pietersite
13.4 x 9.9 mm
$ 58.04
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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: 4481521 pcs
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4.53 ct Pietersite
14.1 x 10.1 mm
$ 13.59
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ID: 3718382 pcs
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16.26 ct Pietersite
18 x 13.2 mm
$ 65.04
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ID: 4483024 pcs
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17.98 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.2 mm
$ 53.94
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ID: 3460561 pcs
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34.48 ct Pietersite
30.2 x 22.2 mm
$ 137.92
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ID: 4481541 pcs
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4.63 ct Pietersite
14.1 x 10.1 mm
$ 13.89
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ID: 4477791 pcs
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24.47 ct Pietersite
29.9 x 22 mm
$ 73.41
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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: 3506811 pcs
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31.78 ct Pietersite
30 x 20.6 mm
$ 127.12
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ID: 4481551 pcs
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5.08 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 15.24
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ID: 4479472 pcs
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25.29 ct Pietersite
20.2 x 15.1 mm
$ 75.87
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ID: 4483034 pcs
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19.15 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 57.45
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ID: 4479281 pcs
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41.95 ct Pietersite
40.9 x 23 mm
$ 125.85
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ID: 4481561 pcs
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5.13 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 15.39
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ID: 4479502 pcs
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23.62 ct Pietersite
20.1 x 15.2 mm
$ 70.86
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ID: 4482544 pcs
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19.32 ct Pietersite
14.1 x 10.1 mm
$ 57.96
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ID: 4478551 pcs
thumb image of 41.7ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 447855)
41.65 ct Pietersite
30.2 x 22.2 mm
$ 124.95
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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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