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Verdite Fuchsite Cabochon, 5.75 cts

Verdite Fuchsite Cabochon, 5.75 cts

Regular price $5.00
Regular price $26.00 Sale price $5.00
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Long teardrop shape in a vibrant, verdant green due to its chromium content.  Polished to a high satin lustre.  Flat, matte finish back with beveled edge for ease of setting.  You will receive the exact gemstone shown in photos. 

Take extra care when setting, using repeated gentle pressure as this material has cleavage; too much pressure may fracture the stone.  Has a hardness of 2-2.5 on the Mohs scale and may scratch easily.

Weight: 5.75 carats
Length: 22.39 mm
Width: 9.04 mm
Height: 3.31 mm

Gem Species: Fuchsite
—Variety: Verdite
Origin: Zimbabwe
Enhancement Code(s): (N) Natural


American Gem Trade Association Gemstone Enhancement Codes

Enhancement: Any treatment process other than cutting and polishing that improves the appearance (color/clarity/phenomena), durability, or availability of a gemstone.

(N) Natural
No modification; natural stones which are not currently known to be enhanced (or currently has no known modification process).

Care Instructions


  • Take care to protect the gemstone when setting.
  • Avoid contact with abrasive materials, including polishes.  We have taken great care to bring out the brightest shine possible; using another abrasive may dull your gemstone's finished polish.
  • Avoid acids that could harm your gemstone, such as pickle.
  • Pearls should never be exposed to abrasives or chemicals.
  • Store gemstones in the pouch provided, or in a soft lined container away from other materials that may scratch or break gemstones; this includes other gemstones!


  • It's best to clean most gemstones with warm water and a mild dish soap.
  • Designate a soft toothbrush to use for cleaning.
  • Most gemstones should not be placed in an ultrasonic cleaner or in any jewelry cleaner containing chemicals.  The only gemstones that are generally safe in strong jewelry cleaners are strictly sapphires or diamonds.


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  • Questions?

    If you have any questions on the care or cleaning of your gemstone(s) purchased from us, please send an email to  We are happy to provide any additional information on your piece.