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Gemstone Information

When people first encounter the world of coloured gemstones, they are often amazed by just what is available. Gems come in an amazing array colour, shapes and sizes. Where previously they might have thought that sapphires only come in blue or garnets red, they now discover that in fact they come in a whole spectrum of colours. They also might discover gems that they have never heard of before and surprised to find are far rarer and more precious then diamonds. Find out more about the many families of gemstones below.

SAPPHIRES

Blue Sapphire Oval

RUBY

Burma Ruby Oval available from King Stone Gems in Sydney Australia

TOURMALINE

Afghanistan Indicolite Blue Tourmaline Cushion in Sydney Australia available from King Stone Gems

GARNET

Umbalite Garnet Trillion from Umba Valley in Tanzania available from King Stone Gems in Sydney Australia

Aquamarine

Mozambique Blue Aquamarine Square Cushion available from King Stone Gems in Sydney Australia

Amethyst

Namibia Amethyst Emerald Cut available from King Stone Gems in Sydney Australia

Citrine

Brazilian Golden Citrine Emerald Cut in Sydney Australia available from King Stone Gems

Black Spinel

Black Spinel available from King Stone Gems in Sydney Australia

Topaz

Brazilian Golden Yellow Topaz Cushion in Sydney Australia available from King Stone Gems

Available Gemstones