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7.69ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 668452
Weight: 7.69ct
Size: 12.2 x 11.5 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 38.45
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3.36ct Bubblegum Pink Tourmaline

ID: 545334
Weight: 3.36ct
Size: 10.5 x 6.9 mm
Clarity: VS-SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 231.84
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10.94ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 701745
Weight: 10.94ct
Size: 20.3 x 8.6 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 54.70
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11.10ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 673471
Weight: 11.10ct
Size: 15.2 x 13 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 55.50
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1.24ct Medium Green Tourmaline

ID: 384167
Weight: 1.24ct
Size: 18 x 2.9 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 26.32
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4.61ctw Grayish Green Tourmaline

ID: 480823
Weight: 4.61ct (total)
Size: 4.2 x 4.1 mm
Clarity: Translucent
Content: 11 pcs
Shape: Rondelle
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 35.50
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2.61ctw Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 708175
Weight: 2.61ct (total)
Size: 6.8 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 2 pcs
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 44.92
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1.05ct Yellow Green Tourmaline

ID: 701825
Weight: 1.05ct
Size: 8.2 x 6.1 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 42.00
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3.36ct Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 417202
Weight: 3.36ct
Size: 10.8 x 8.9 mm
Clarity: VS-SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 443.52
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1.62ct Light Green Tourmaline

ID: 636881
Weight: 1.62ct
Size: 8 x 6.1 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 29.69
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1.36ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 537751
Weight: 1.36ct
Size: 9.6 x 4.6 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 103.22
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1.13ct Light Red Tourmaline

ID: 712059
Weight: 1.13ct
Size: 6.3 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 18.80
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2.68ctw Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 708173
Weight: 2.68ct (total)
Size: 8.5 x 6 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 2 pcs
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 46.12
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1.42ct Orange Pink Tourmaline

ID: 538362
Weight: 1.42ct
Size: 9.2 x 4.6 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 107.78
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4.16ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 702026
Weight: 4.16ct
Size: 13.3 x 6.5 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 20.80
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0.87ct Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 449348
Weight: 0.87ct
Size: 13.9 x 2.6 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 26.10
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15.15ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 681835
Weight: 15.15ct
Size: 15.8 x 13.8 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Cushion-Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 75.75
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1.09ct Brownish Green Tourmaline

ID: 413156
Weight: 1.09ct
Size: 6.2 x 5.7 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 41.65
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6.83ct Turquoise Tourmaline

ID: 690750
Weight: 6.83ct
Size: 11.5 x 5.9 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Carved Flower
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 133.66
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1.63ct Light Pink Tourmaline

ID: 525273
Weight: 1.63ct
Size: 8 x 6.2 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 228.20
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1.23ct Medium Dark-Red Tourmaline

ID: 709329
Weight: 1.23ct
Size: 6.6 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 21.17
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7.62ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 668826
Weight: 7.62ct
Size: 13.2 x 11.1 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 38.10
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1.24ct Dark Green Tourmaline

ID: 383634
Weight: 1.24ct
Size: 15.7 x 3.7 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 26.05
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1.02ct Medium Gold Tourmaline

ID: 701527
Weight: 1.02ct
Size: 7.7 x 5.9 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 40.80
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3.01ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 532022
Weight: 3.01ct
Size: 11.2 x 6.7 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 149.00
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2.16ct Seaweed Green Tourmaline

ID: 348676
Weight: 2.16ct
Size: 15 x 4.3 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 59.40
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1.52ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 528812
Weight: 1.52ct
Size: 6.7 x 6.2 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 110.35
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3.24ctw Dark Golden Tourmaline

ID: 628147
Weight: 3.24ct (total)
Size: 8.2 x 6.2 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 2 pcs
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 97.20
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2.57ct Dark Pink Tourmaline

ID: 545006
Weight: 2.57ct
Size: 9.1 x 6 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 195.06
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1.58ct Dark Green Tourmaline

ID: 437774
Weight: 1.58ct
Size: 16.3 x 3.4 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 43.45
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1.24ct Light Red Tourmaline

ID: 712060
Weight: 1.24ct
Size: 6.2 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 20.63
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0.90ct Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 416244
Weight: 0.90ct
Size: 14.9 x 3.2 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 23.76
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2.57ct Ladybug Red Tourmaline

ID: 512165
Weight: 2.57ct
Size: 12.2 x 6.3 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon / Scissor Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 195.06
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1.50ct Golden-Brown Tourmaline

ID: 628113
Weight: 1.50ct
Size: 8.2 x 6.2 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 45.00
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12.57ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 685229
Weight: 12.57ct
Size: 14.3 x 10.7 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Cushion-Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 44.87
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1.49ct Deep Green Tourmaline

ID: 708452
Weight: 1.49ct
Size: 7.9 x 5.9 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 25.64
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1.01ct Medium Pink Tourmaline

ID: 711014
Weight: 1.01ct
Size: 6.3 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 16.81
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2.16ct Medium Green Tourmaline

ID: 502954
Weight: 2.16ct
Size: 16.1 x 4.2 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 59.40
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1.46ct Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 416132
Weight: 1.46ct
Size: 13 x 3.5 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 38.54
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8.93ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 683060
Weight: 8.93ct
Size: 11.9 x 10.9 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Cushion-Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 44.65
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1.03ct Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 590927
Weight: 1.03ct
Size: 14.9 x 3.3 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 24.93
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8.44ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 681979
Weight: 8.44ct
Size: 13.8 x 11.3 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Pear Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 42.20
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0.82ct Earthy Green Tourmaline

ID: 694142
Weight: 0.82ct
Size: 10.9 x 3 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 20.50
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1.96ct Very Light Pink Tourmaline

ID: 708243
Weight: 1.96ct
Size: 9 x 6.9 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 33.73
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1.35ct Light Pink Bubblegum Tourmaline

ID: 524911
Weight: 1.35ct
Size: 6.7 x 6.1 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 207.90
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2.87ct Deep Green Tourmaline

ID: 501597
Weight: 2.87ct
Size: 18.5 x 4.3 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 78.93
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0.72ct Dark Green Tourmaline

ID: 704376
Weight: 0.72ct
Size: 9 x 3.1 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Baguette Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 19.72
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1.46ct Deep Green Tourmaline

ID: 704384
Weight: 1.46ct
Size: 8.2 x 6.4 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 39.99
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1.88ct Bubblegum Pink Tourmaline

ID: 528807
Weight: 1.88ct
Size: 7.9 x 6.2 mm
Clarity: VVS-VS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 136.49
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1.06ct Reddish Pink Tourmaline

ID: 711017
Weight: 1.06ct
Size: 6.1 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 17.64
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1.56ct Reddish Pink Tourmaline

ID: 517845
Weight: 1.56ct
Size: 10.8 x 4.1 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 118.40
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1.37ct Medium Green Tourmaline

ID: 711581
Weight: 1.37ct
Size: 8 x 5.9 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Oval Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 22.80
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1.26ct Cantaloupe Orange Tourmaline

ID: 711543
Weight: 1.26ct
Size: 6.1 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 20.97
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2.00ct Rosewood Pink Tourmaline

ID: 533553
Weight: 2.00ct
Size: 9.4 x 5.7 mm
Clarity: SI
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Tanzania
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 99.00
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1.17ct Light Bubblegum Pink Tourmaline

ID: 518934
Weight: 1.17ct
Size: 10 x 3.7 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 77.22
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1.24ct Golden-Brown Tourmaline

ID: 627476
Weight: 1.24ct
Size: 6.8 mm
Clarity: Transparent
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Round Cabochon
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 19.00
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2.34ct Dark Green Tourmaline

ID: 348980
Weight: 2.34ct
Size: 20.5 x 3.9 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 64.35
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1.67ctw Reddish Golden Brown Tourmaline

ID: 379180
Weight: 1.67ct (total)
Size: 7.9 x 5 mm
Clarity: VS
Content: 2 pcs
Shape: Oval Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 83.35
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6.85ct Schorl Tourmaline

ID: 701892
Weight: 6.85ct
Size: 16.6 x 6.9 mm
Clarity: Opaque
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Octagon Step Cut
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
Price: $ 34.25
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0.70ct Forest Green Tourmaline

ID: 704398
Weight: 0.70ct
Size: 7.4 x 4 mm
Clarity: VVS
Content: 1 pc
Shape: Baguette Facet
Treatment: Untreated
Origin: Mozambique
Type: Natural Tourmaline
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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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