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 which is equal to best quality of that found in Colombian emeralds.
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.
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