A rare complete (63 pieces), comprehensive, educational and beautiful collection comprised of beautiful specimens of 63 treasured gemstones traditionally used in creating fine Jewelry, each beautifully set into a solid sterling silver mounting. Displayed upon the silver, in rich frosted relief, is the name and an outline map identifying the country form which the principal deposits of that gemstone derive. In addition, the reverse bears the name of the gemstone it holds and its gemological properties (specific gravity & hardness).925 Sterling Silver 3g and 2.4cmx1.2cm. Made available only by direct subscription for 1 gemstone a month, so it took 63 months to complete this set. Following are the Gemstones Included & that represent each Country.
Australia - Chrysoprase Australia - Opal Australia - Black Opal Afghanistan - Lapis Lazuli Argentina - Rhodochrosite Brazil - Green Tourmaline Brazil - Onyx Brazil - Rose Quartz Burma - Spinel Burma - Diopside Burma - Chrysoberyl Canada - Sodalite Canada - Labradorite Canada - Idocrase China - Bloodstone England -- Fluorite England - Hematite Denmark - Serpentine Egypt - Peridot South Africa - Diamond South Africa - Tiger Eye India - Amethyst India - Almandine Garnet India - Carnelian Sri Lanka - Sapphire Sri Lanka - Moonstone Sri Lanka - Hessonite Garnet Zimbabwe - Blue Topaz Sweden - Spessartite Mexico - Obsidian Mexico - Fire Opal Mexico - Topaz Madagascar -- Indicolite Madagascar - Aquamarine New Zealand - Nephrite Switzerland - Rutilated Quartz Switzerland - Smoky Quartz U. Moss Agate Uruguay - Chalcedony Mozambique - Rubellite Kenya - Vanadium Garnet Zaire - Malachite France - Citrine Kampuchea - Zircon West Germany - Jasper West Germany - Prase West Germany - Banded Agade Iran - Turquoise Zambia - Rhodolite Garnet Czechoslovakia - Pyrope Garnet Norway - Sun Stone Norway - Amber Spain - Aventurine Italy - Coral Thailand - Ruby Columbia - Emerald Namibia - Schorll Japan - Pearl USSR - Rhodonite People's Republic of China - Jadeite Tanzania - Tanzanite.
The item "Franklin Mint Gemstones of The World Silver Ingots w Gemstone Specimens" is in sale since Saturday, April 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Decorative Collectible Brands\Franklin Mint\Other Franklin Mint".
The seller is "honolulu-connection" and is located in Honolulu, Hawaii. This item can be shipped to United States.