Cor De Rosa Morganite (Tm) 1.07ct Oval With .99ctw Round Vermelho Garnet (Tm) Sterling Silver Ring. Measures Approximately 1/2"l X 1/16"w. Not Sizeable. Rhodium Plated.
Discovered at the turn of the 20th century, Morganite was named in honor of JP Morgan, one of the most important collectors of gems and minerals at this important time in American history. Hailing from Mozambique, Cor-de-Rosa Morganite's color is serene and tender, radiating a charm and vitality like no other pink gem. Its name was derived from the Portuguese adjective meaning pink. Available in shades ranging from pastel pink to feisty fuchsia to subtle apricot, we have a diverse mixture of gems sure to satisfy our most discriminating customers! Fall in love with Cor-de-Rosa Morganite today! Mozambique is an exotic land far away on the eastern coast of Africa. Its vibrant and colorful landscape features glorious beaches, lush forests, amazing wildlife, unique vegetation, mysterious swamps and a myriad of incredible gemstones and minerals. Among its treasures is the beautiful Vermelho Garnet, which features a rich combination of both the Pyrope Garnet species as well as the Almandine Garnet species. The Pyrope portion gives the stone its regal red color, while the Almandine portion brings in warm spicy shades of cinnamon. This spicy gemstone originates from a region known as Zambezia and is called Vermelho Garnet, meaning "red" in Portuguese, one of the official languages of this exotic country.