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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: 3506821 pcs
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38.54 ct Pietersite
30.1 x 22.1 mm
$ 154.16
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ID: 4481521 pcs
thumb image of 4.5ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448152)
4.53 ct Pietersite
14.1 x 10.1 mm
$ 13.59
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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: 4478501 pcs
thumb image of 21.9ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 447850)
21.92 ct Pietersite
30.2 x 22.2 mm
$ 65.76
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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: 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: 4481561 pcs
thumb image of 5.1ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 448156)
5.13 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 15.39
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ID: 3721754 pcs
thumb image of 14.5ct Oval Cabochon Grayish Blue Pietersite (ID: 372175)
14.51 ct Pietersite
13.4 x 9.9 mm
$ 58.04
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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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ID: 3714761 pcs
thumb image of 30ct Oval Cabochon Grayish Blue Pietersite (ID: 371476)
30.02 ct Pietersite
29.9 x 21.8 mm
$ 120.08
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ID: 3460531 pcs
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29.98 ct Pietersite
30.2 x 22.3 mm
$ 119.92
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ID: 4479842 pcs
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8.33 ct Pietersite
13.8 x 10.1 mm
$ 24.99
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ID: 3460411 pcs
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29.46 ct Pietersite
30 x 22 mm
$ 117.84
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ID: 3506781 pcs
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28.63 ct Pietersite
29.9 x 21.9 mm
$ 114.52
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ID: 3515431 pcs
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28.16 ct Pietersite
29 x 19.5 mm
$ 112.64
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ID: 4478861 pcs
thumb image of 23.1ct Oval Cabochon Multicolor Pietersite (ID: 447886)
23.07 ct Pietersite
29.9 x 22 mm
$ 69.21
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ID: 3460601 pcs
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27.92 ct Pietersite
29.9 x 22.3 mm
$ 111.68
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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: 4481551 pcs
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5.08 ct Pietersite
14 x 10.1 mm
$ 15.24
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ID: 3338191 pcs
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36.59 ct Pietersite
33.3 x 24.4 mm
$ 109.77
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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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