• ten gemstones rarer than diamond - red beryl with inclusions

    Red Beryl – Natural, Faceted, Red, 4.94 ct

    This 4.94-ct red beryl, or bixbite, is the second largest faceted specimen. This bixbite has inclusions of bixbyite - quite a mouthful! From the private collection of Alan Hodgkinson, acquired by Somewhere In The Rainbow. Photo credit Sean Milliner. Photo courtesy of Shelly Sergent, Somewhere in the Rainbow Collection.

    Article: Ten Gemstones Rarer than Diamond

    Credit: Somewhere in the Rainbow Collection

    GemstoneBeryl, Red Beryl
    Natural or man madeNatural
    OriginUnited States
    Origin detailsWah Wah Mountains, Utah
    Carat Weight4.94
    Gem StateFaceted