Item Code: MF048
Metric Dimensions: 11 x 8 x 5 mm
Imperial Dimensions: ½” x ⅜” x ⅕”
Weight: 3 Carats
This masterfully cut emerald shape Moldavite facet has incredible fluvial inclusions of lechatelierite which have formed in amazing patterns within the gem. Lechatelierite is an amorphous pure form of SiO2 and the telltale sign of authentic Moldavite which is impossible to fake. These inclusions appear as distinctive elongated transparent fluvial spirals and wormlike fibers. Lechatelierite was formed during the intense heating of the host rock after impact millions of years ago when Moldavite was first formed. All of our Moldavite gems are cut in house by our lapidary expert and are sourced directly from the Czech Republic from an exclusive locality.