Partial star caught in still life! Bronze/copper toned rutile bursting away at a 60 degree angle. Each strand catches and reflects the light back with a polished metallic shimmer. High clarity quartz that's been cabbed on both sides, looks alive from any angle.
This is a freeform shape with two points, double domed and a wide girdle for setting.
Approximate size- 29 x 17 x 10 mm, 28.8 carats. Priced at $2.50 per carat
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