Learn About Gemstone Morganite While Choosing A Morganite Jewelry Piece For Yourself.

Morganite is the stunningly beautiful peachy-pink variety of the mineral beryl. Its more recognizable beryl siblings are emerald and aquamarine. The gemstone owes its lovely, ladylike colors to the presence of manganese or cesium.

Bel Dia 14k Rose Gold Morganite and Diamond Halo Ring Morganite & Diamond Ring in 14K Rose Gold IMAGEALT
Bel Dia 14k Rose Gold Morganite and Diamond Halo Ring Morganite & Diamond Ring in 14K Rose Gold Morganite & Diamond Ring in 14K Rose Gold

Click On The Images

Women the world over fall in love with this gemstone for its fine pink tones which radiate charm, esprit and tenderness.

Beryl, in its pure form, is completely colorless. Rich hues are imparted to the mineral by the multiplicity of impurities in its crystalline structure. Deep green Emerald, blue to blue-green Aquamarine, golden yellow Heliodore, rare red Beryl, and pink Morganite are the gemstones that take birth on account of such trace impurities.

Vintage Diamond Double Halo Morganite Drop Earrings Hinged Clip Dangling Oval Morganite Halo Earrings 14K White Gold Ladies Halo Style Dangling Drop Earrings
Vintage Diamond Double Halo Morganite Drop Earrings Hinged Clip Dangling Oval Morganite Halo Earrings 14K White Gold Ladies Halo Style Dangling Drop Earrings

Click On The Images

Morganite (or pink beryl), acquires its tantalizing hue due to the presence of minute quantity of manganese. It ranges in color from pink to orange-pink or rose to peach to light violet.

Morganite & Diamond Ring in 14K Rose Gold 18k Rose Gold Morganite Diamond Eternity Engagement Ring Morganite & Diamond Ring in 14K Rose Gold
Morganite & Diamond Ring in 14K Rose Gold 18k Rose Gold Morganite Diamond Eternity Engagement Ring Morganite & Diamond Ring in 14K Rose Gold

Click On The Images

Earlier the gemstone was simply known as ‘pink beryl’. The renowned gemologist George F. Kunz named the gemstone after his patron, financier J. P. Morgan in 1911.

Morganite shows distinct Pleochroism. Its color appears to vary from pale pink to a deeper bluish pink. As such the cutter has to orient the rough carefully for fashioning.

Sideways Oval Morganite Double Halo Cocktail Ring

Sideways Oval Morganite Double Halo Cocktail Ring

Click On The Image

Morganite can form large crystals. And usually, the larger gemstones pull off the finest color.

Color is the Most Important Factor Influencing Price

Generally, pure pinks to purplish pinks to magenta with strong color saturation are the rarest and most valuable Morganite colors. Remember that this gemstone is usually light in color, making it a great pastel gemstone. More intense colors cause a significant rise in value.

14k Rose Gold Oval Morganite and Diamond Filigree Ring 2 Carat Morganite and Diamond Halo Bridal Ring Set on 10k Rose Gold 1.00CT Morganite & Diamond Engagement Ring Set 14K Rose Gold
14k Rose Gold Oval Morganite and Diamond Filigree Ring 2 Carat Morganite and Diamond Halo Bridal Ring Set on 10k Rose Gold 1.00CT Morganite & Diamond Engagement Ring Set 14K Rose Gold

Click On The Images

Morganite might be heat-treated to modify the color. The effect is often to alter the orange-pink color to a more pure pink. The treatment is routine.

Clarity

Faceted Morganite are less likely to show eye visible inclusions. Larger sizes show inclusions to a greater extent. Less transparent stones or the stones with copious eye-visible inclusions are carved as cabochons.

1.25 Carat Morganite & Diamond Vintage floral Bridal Set Engagement Ring on 10k Rose Gold Cushion Morganite Engagement Ring in14K Rose Gold
1.25 Carat Morganite & Diamond Vintage floral Bridal Set Engagement Ring on 10k Rose Gold Cushion Morganite Engagement Ring in14K Rose Gold

Click On The Images

Cut

On account of its pleochroism, the rough has to be oriented carefully for shaping. Morganite is sculpted into all standard shapes and sizes as well as in unique designer cuts. Light-color material might be cut slightly deep to help intensify the color.

A small number of stones exhibit cat’s eye effect when cut and polished into cabochons.

Cushion Morganite Split Shank Halo Ring with Brown Diamond Accents Oval Morganite Halo Ring with Brown and White Diamond Accents Pear-Shaped Morganite and Brown Diamond Halo Ring
Cushion Morganite Split Shank Halo Ring with Brown Diamond Accents Oval Morganite Halo Ring with Brown and White Diamond Accents Pear-Shaped Morganite and Brown Diamond Halo Ring

Click On The Images

Carat Weight

Morganite crystals can grow to be very large. Large faceted stones are more easily available as compared to many other gemstones. Also, larger sizes are more likely to show strong color. Since color is the most important factor influencing quality, the gemstone should be selected in as large a size as possible.

10K Rose Gold Round Cut Morganite Ladies Solitaire Stud Earrings

10K Rose Gold Round Cut Morganite Ladies Solitaire Stud Earrings

Click On The Image


Or See More Gemstones As Follows:
Alexandrites
Natural Alexandrite Jewelry
Amber
Amber Jewelry
Amethyst
Ametrine
Aquamarine
Citrine
Emerald
Garnet
Jade
Morganite Jewelry
Moonstone
Opal
Peridot
Ruby
Ruby – The July Birthstone
Pigeons Blood Ruby Color
Sapphire
Spinel
Tanzanite
Topaz
The Biggest Block Of Blue Topaz Gemstone To See Light Of Day After 30 Years.
Tourmaline
Watermelon Tourmaline.
Turquoise
Birthstone Guide
La Gloria Emerald Gemstone


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *