Zambian emerald mines produces super quality of emerald gemstone, they have a very attractive color of green with a tint of blue making them unique, the shine and luster of Zambian emeralds is one of its kind and considered a better choice in emeralds some of the people. The saturated color and superlative clarity found in zambian crystals has made them stand high on global demand. The emerald mining in Zambia South Africa has started not long ago so it has given an extra supply of the gem in markets thus providing check to the rising prices of Colombian emeralds.
Price and Value: As other gemstones Zambian emeralds are also found in different clarity and color grades and these quality factors decides the value of the gem. The Zambian emeralds are found from opaque to shining transparent form and inclusions are very common to be found in emeralds so proportionately cleaner stones with luster are pull cost. The luster of the gem stone is just not subjected to the superior transparency in the rough stone but depends on the gem cutting applied by the gemcutter as the shape and arrangement of facets with polishing quality makes the brilliance of the gem.
The Colombian emeralds known for more pure green color but the Zambian includes a hue of blue in them which is unlike to Colombian emeralds this a due the presence of more iron in them compared to other mines which impart them this one of a kind of rich shade but in some mining areas of Zambia the color of these emeralds mined is royal bright green with no secondary over shade which is equal to best quality color found in Colombian emeralds. The far size pieces of emeralds which are cleaner in clarity with pure more green color and brilliance becomes naturally rare and high price gemstones.
Emerald mines in South Africa: Zambia is the second largest producer of emeralds which are fine in quality light luster and color. The Kagem mines in the region is the largest producer of these superior quality emeralds and in the world as a single emerald mine. Twamipani mine, Grizzly mines and Pirala mines are some some of the other mines mining Zambian emeralds from decades even gemologists from laboratories like GRS, Gubelin and GIA cannot differentiate origin on level of different mines of Zambia only trading and mining experts from years can tell the differences.
Emeralds in Jaipur: Almost all the Zambian emerald is cut and polished here in Jaipur INDIA. Buy Zambian emeralds online in good quality at lowest price guaranteed click from our collection / inventory. We ship to all major countries as New York USA, Italy, Bangkok, Hong Kong, China, Germany, Switzerland, Russia and others. Certification available from GTL by GJEPC (gem and jewelry promotion council of India), IGI and other labs.