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61.34ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 672060
Weight: 61.34ct
Size: 23.6 x 23.4 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Cushion-Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 306.70
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2.53ct Light Pink Tourmaline

ID: 545253
Weight: 2.53ct
Size: 8 x 6.3 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 174.57
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3.78ct Bi-color Tourmaline

ID: 696779
Weight: 3.78ct
Size: 15.1 x 5.7 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 302.40
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10.38ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 682432
Weight: 10.38ct
Size: 16 x 12.7 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Pear Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 51.90
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4.74ct Reddish Pink Tourmaline

ID: 558338
Weight: 4.74ct
Size: 12.3 x 8.1 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 298.97
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4.15ct Grape Tourmaline

ID: 714475
Weight: 4.15ct
Size: 12.8 x 8.4 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Heart Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 622.50
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2.60ct Forest Green Tourmaline

ID: 449386
Weight: 2.60ct
Size: 21.1 x 4 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 85.80
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30.28ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 668407
Weight: 30.28ct
Size: 33.8 x 16.4 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 151.40
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28.37ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 668230
Weight: 28.37ct
Size: 22.7 x 16.7 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Cushion-Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 141.85
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14.57ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 669761
Weight: 14.57ct
Size: 15.3 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 72.85
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1.67ct Medium Green-Grey Tourmaline

ID: 715332
Weight: 1.67ct
Size: 7.8 x 5.7 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Fancy Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 200.40
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2.18ct Medium Green Tourmaline

ID: 637025
Weight: 2.18ct
Size: 8.8 x 7.1 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 39.96
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3.12ct Intense Pink Tourmaline

ID: 544798
Weight: 3.12ct
Size: 10.8 x 5.8 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 236.81
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1.54ct Medium Dark-Purple Tourmaline

ID: 714473
Weight: 1.54ct
Size: 9.3 x 6.5 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Pear Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 184.80
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1.90ct Light Pink Tourmaline

ID: 525631
Weight: 1.90ct
Size: 8.7 x 5.9 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 292.60
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24.08ct Forest Green Tourmaline

ID: 417191
Weight: 24.08ct
Size: 17.4 x 14.5 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 4,816.00
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2.53ct Forest Green Tourmaline

ID: 348297
Weight: 2.53ct
Size: 25.5 x 3.4 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 104.37
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2.00ct Yellowish Green Tourmaline

ID: 504009
Weight: 2.00ct
Size: 7.6 x 6.5 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 93.81
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2.02ct Light Pink Tourmaline

ID: 521715
Weight: 2.02ct
Size: 8 x 7.1 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 199.98
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2.77ctw Medium Gold Tourmaline

ID: 701516
Weight: 2.77ct (total)
Size: 8.3 x 6.2 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 2 pcs
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 110.80
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18.84ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 668450
Weight: 18.84ct
Size: 16.5 x 14.2 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 94.20
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4.44ct Brownish Green Tourmaline

ID: 416480
Weight: 4.44ct
Size: 11.8 x 9.5 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 586.08
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1.11ct Lively Green Tourmaline

ID: 715333
Weight: 1.11ct
Size: 9.4 x 7.5 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Rhomb Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 133.20
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4.38ct Bi-color Tourmaline

ID: 696781
Weight: 4.38ct
Size: 11.7 x 7.7 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 350.40
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3.07ct Deep Magenta Tourmaline

ID: 716449
Weight: 3.07ct
Size: 10.1 x 8.7 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 368.40
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1.49ct Bubblegum Pink Tourmaline

ID: 525275
Weight: 1.49ct
Size: 7.3 x 6.4 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 229.46
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2.60ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 545893
Weight: 2.60ct
Size: 7.1 x 6.6 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 197.34
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2.03ct Medium Green Tourmaline

ID: 715335
Weight: 2.03ct
Size: 9 x 5.1 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Pentagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 243.60
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3.06ct Deep Pink Tourmaline

ID: 544792
Weight: 3.06ct
Size: 9 x 6.3 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 232.25
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1.62ct Deep Pink Tourmaline

ID: 628114
Weight: 1.62ct
Size: 7.6 x 5.7 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 48.60
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2.80ctw Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 708178
Weight: 2.80ct (total)
Size: 6.7 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 2 pcs
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 48.19
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2.57ct Bubblegum Pink Tourmaline

ID: 523862
Weight: 2.57ct
Size: 8.7 x 7.8 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 254.43
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2.64ct Intense Pink Tourmaline

ID: 531493
Weight: 2.64ct
Size: 10.3 x 5.8 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 116.16
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3.01ct Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 347663
Weight: 3.01ct
Size: 22.4 x 4 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 149.00
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5.60ct Light Peachy Golden Tourmaline

ID: 704356
Weight: 5.60ct
Size: 11 x 7.8 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 613.48
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4.03ct Fruit Punch Red Tourmaline

ID: 646739
Weight: 4.03ct
Size: 10.3 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 120.90
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14.01ct Warm Green Tourmaline

ID: 412591
Weight: 14.01ct
Size: 18.5 x 13.3 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 847.61
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3.43ctw Golden Brown Tourmaline

ID: 406799
Weight: 3.43ct (total)
Size: 7 x 5.5 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 4 pcs
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 137.07
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1.26ct Dark Pink Tourmaline

ID: 516614
Weight: 1.26ct
Size: 9.7 x 4.1 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 75.60
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7.64ct Grayish Green Tourmaline

ID: 690556
Weight: 7.64ct
Size: 13.6 x 12.1 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Carved Flower
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 149.51
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2.01ct Deep Forest Green Tourmaline

ID: 416008
Weight: 2.01ct
Size: 23.1 x 3.3 mm
Clarity: VS-SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 55.28
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0.66ct Yellowish Green Tourmaline

ID: 694282
Weight: 0.66ct
Size: 7.6 x 3.4 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 16.50
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2.09ct Dark Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 416045
Weight: 2.09ct
Size: 18.1 x 4.3 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 57.48
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1.66ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 708500
Weight: 1.66ct
Size: 7.1 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 28.57
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2.21ct Seaweed Green Tourmaline

ID: 348610
Weight: 2.21ct
Size: 14.8 x 4.2 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 60.78
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0.94ct Orange Pink Tourmaline

ID: 518930
Weight: 0.94ct
Size: 7.6 x 3.9 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 62.04
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1.04ct Forest Green Tourmaline

ID: 694241
Weight: 1.04ct
Size: 11.6 x 3.6 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 26.00
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2.26ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 531540
Weight: 2.26ct
Size: 9.5 x 5.6 mm
Clarity: VS-SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 99.44
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11.27ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 673200
Weight: 11.27ct
Size: 14.9 x 13.2 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 56.35
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1.48ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 525625
Weight: 1.48ct
Size: 7.6 x 6.2 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 207.20
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86.71ct Orange Pink Tourmaline

ID: 666912
Weight: 86.71ct
Size: 55.7 x 38 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Carved Leaf
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 1,300.65
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16.37ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 668231
Weight: 16.37ct
Size: 16.6 x 13.7 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Cushion-Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 81.85
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5.80ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 681888
Weight: 5.80ct
Size: 12 x 9.7 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 29.00
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2.44ct Dark Green Tourmaline

ID: 449505
Weight: 2.44ct
Size: 18.5 x 4.3 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 80.52
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0.57ct Multicolor Tourmaline

ID: 708463
Weight: 0.57ct
Size: 5.5 x 4.2 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 9.81
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1.08ct Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 415994
Weight: 1.08ct
Size: 16.5 x 2.8 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 28.51
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2.18ct Medium Green Tourmaline

ID: 348973
Weight: 2.18ct
Size: 17.4 x 4.2 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 59.95
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1.76ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 529068
Weight: 1.76ct
Size: 8.1 x 5.7 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 127.78
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1.36ct Orange Pink Tourmaline

ID: 528796
Weight: 1.36ct
Size: 8.3 x 4.7 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 98.74
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1.50ct Green Tourmaline

ID: 346894
Weight: 1.50ct
Size: 21.9 x 2.9 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 36.30
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FAQ's

What is tourmaline gemstone?

Tourmaline is a type of semi-precious that comes in a wide range of colors. It is a complex borosilicate mineral with a unique crystal structure that allows it to exhibit a variety of colors, including pink, green, blue, yellow, red, and black.

Can you find tourmaline in different colors?

Yes, tourmaline is famous for its diversity in color. It can be found in pink, red, green, blue, and multicolored varieties.

Why do some tourmalines look like they've got multiple colors?

Some tourmaline crystals grow in a way that combines two or more colors in a single stone, often due to changes in the chemical environment during their formation.

Is tourmaline expensive?

The price of tourmaline can vary widely based on color, clarity, size, and origin. Some rare colors like neon blue or watermelon can be quite expensive.

Where do tourmaline gemstones usually come from?

Major sources include Brazil, Africa, and the USA, but they can be found in many parts of the world.

What makes tourmalines change colors under different lights?

Some tourmalines exhibit pleochroism, meaning they can show different colors or intensities when viewed from different angles.

Are there any famous tourmalines I might have heard of?

The ,Empress of China, is a famous red tourmaline and the ,Paraíba tourmaline, is renowned for its vivid blue to green colors.

How can I tell if my tourmaline is real or fake?

A jeweler can use tools like a loupe to check for natural inclusions, and professional tests can determine its authenticity.

What are the healing properties of tourmaline?

Tourmaline is believed to help detoxify the body, improve circulation, and support mental and emotional well-being.

Can tourmaline gemstones withstand everyday wear and tear?

Yes, tourmaline is fairly durable with a Mohs hardness of 7 to 7.5, but it still requires care to avoid scratches and damage.

What should I look for when buying a tourmaline?

Look for vibrant color, good clarity, and a cut that enhances the stone’s natural beauty.

How do I take care of my tourmaline gemstone?

Clean it with mild soap and water, use a soft brush, and avoid harsh chemicals or extreme temperatures.

Are there any special myths or legends associated with tourmaline?

Tourmaline is sometimes called the “rainbow gemstone” because it can have all the colors of the rainbow. It’s said to bridge the spiritual and physical worlds.

Does the color of a tourmaline affect its value?

Absolutely! Rare colors like neon blue or vivid green (Paraíba tourmaline) are typically more valuable.

How is tourmaline formed?

Tourmaline forms in pegmatites and other metamorphic rocks under high pressure and temperature conditions.

Can tourmaline be used in engagement rings?

Yes, its variety of colors and durability makes it a popular choice for unique engagement rings.

What’s the best setting for tourmaline jewelry?

Sturdy settings like bezel or prong are recommended, especially for daily wear items.

Is tourmaline a birthstone for any month?

Yes, tourmaline is one of the birthstones for October.

What are the common cuts for a tourmaline stone?

Popular cuts include octagon cut, oval, round, and cushion. Unique shapes like slices or carvings are also seen.

Can tourmaline fade over time?

Prolonged exposure to sunlight can in vary rare cases cause some colors of tourmaline, like pink, to fade.

What are watermelon tourmalines?

Watermelon tourmaline is a type of tourmaline that shows pink, white, and green layers, resembling a watermelon.

Is tourmaline considered a rare gemstone?

Some varieties, like Paraíba and certain multicolored tourmalines, are rare and highly valued.

How do you determine the quality of a tourmaline?

Quality is judged by the clarity, color saturation, cut, and carat weight of the stone.

Are tourmalines considered good luck?

In some cultures, tourmalines are believed to bring good luck and ward off negative energy.

What countries are the top producers of tourmaline?

Brazil, Mozambique, Nigeria, and Madagascar are leading producers.

How do tourmaline prices compare to other gemstones?

Tourmaline is generally more affordable than sapphire or ruby but more expensive than amethyst or citrine, depending on the color and quality.

What are bi-color and tri-color tourmalines?

These are tourmalines that display two or three distinct colors in the same crystal.

What’s the largest tourmaline ever found?

The largest tourmaline, found in Brazil, weighed over 200 kilograms.

What famous personalities wear tourmaline?

Celebrities like Sarah Jessica Parker and Gwyneth Paltrow have been seen wearing tourmaline jewelry.

Is tourmaline associated with any zodiac signs?

Tourmaline is often associated with Libra and Scorpio.

What are the metaphysical properties of tourmaline?

Different colors of tourmaline are thought to have various benefits, from grounding and protection to enhancing creativity and compassion.

How does the color variety of tourmaline impact its energy properties?

Each color purportedly influences different aspects of physical and emotional well-being.

What are the typical inclusions found in tourmaline?

Inclusions like tubes, feathers, and liquid pockets are common and can sometimes enhance the stone's beauty and uniqueness.

Can I wear my tourmaline jewelry in the pool?

It's best to avoid chlorine and saltwater as they can damage the stone or settings.

What is Paraíba tourmaline and why is it special?

Paraíba is a rare type of tourmaline that exhibits bright neon blues and greens due to its copper content, making it highly prized and valuable.

How does heat treatment affect tourmaline?

Heat treatment can enhance or change the color of some tourmalines.

What should I avoid when cleaning my tourmaline jewelry?

Avoid ultrasonic cleaners and steamers, which can cause damage, especially if the gem has inclusions.

Are there any famous historic pieces of tourmaline jewelry?

Historic pieces include the Russian crown jewels and the “Dowager Empress” necklace.

How should I store my tourmaline pieces?

Store them separately to avoid scratches and in a cool, dry place.

Can tourmaline scratch easily?

Tourmaline is relatively hard (7-7.5 on the Mohs scale), but it can still be scratched by harder materials such as sapphires and diamonds for example.

What are the most sought-after colors of tourmaline?

Neon blues, vivid greens, and intense pinks are highly sought after.

How does tourmaline's clarity affect its value?

Generally, the clearer the stone, the more valuable it is, though some inclusions are considered desirable for their unique beauty.

What is the rarest color of tourmaline?

Paraíba tourmaline, which ranges from intense blue to green, is one of the rarest and most prized colors due to its vivid hue and rarity.

Do the properties of tourmaline change depending on its color?

While the physical properties remain consistent, the perceived metaphysical properties and color-related appeal can vary significantly across different colors of tourmaline.

How can I tell the difference between a high-quality and a low-quality tourmaline?

High-quality tourmaline typically displays vivid color, clear clarity with minimal inclusions, and a skilled cut that enhances its natural brilliance.

What are the most popular types of tourmaline jewelry?

Rings, earrings, and pendants are the most popular types, especially those featuring pink, green, or watermelon tourmaline.

How does the origin of a tourmaline affect its value and characteristics?

Tourmalines from renowned locations like Brazil’s Paraíba can command higher prices due to their unique color properties and the prestige associated with their origin.

What are the current trends in tourmaline jewelry designs?

Contemporary designs often feature bold, vibrant colors and minimalist settings to highlight the gemstone’s natural beauty.

Are there tourmaline gemstones that display cat's eye or star effects?

Yes, some tourmaline gemstones, particularly those cut in cabochon, can exhibit a cat's eye effect or even a rare star effect.

What should I pair with tourmaline in a multi-gem piece?

Tourmaline pairs well with diamonds, which accentuate its color, or other colored gemstones like opal or aquamarine for a contrasting effect.

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