Spinel comes in many colour shade of colour, all over the world. From light pastel lavender, to vivid red(ruby like) and even black. Rare and beautiful colour ones are tough to source. The most desirable ones are ruby-like red and follow by hot pink and blue.
An excellent durable gemstone, with a hardness of 8 on the MOHS scale. They are usually unheated or without any enhancement. Fine Quality spinel are comparable with ruby and sapphire.
Due to the increasing demand for spinel gemstone, watch out for synthetic spinel. Make sure you are getting the right natural gemstone, with third party gemology laboratory certification.
Emerald are mainly source from the mines in Colombia, Zambia, Brazil and Afghanistan. In the northern part of Afghanistan, is a hotspot for many miners and dealers, sourcing the finest gemstones. Reason is simple, look at the fire and brilliance of the green emerald.
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