This AAA-grade round chrome diopside features a brilliant, spring-green color, emphasized by pristine faceting. This stone shows the superior cut, color saturation and active scintillation required to be classified as a top-quality AAA-grade stone. Use it alone to create a simple pendant or combine it with complementary-color stones to create more complex necklace, bracelet, and ring designs.
Chrome diopside is a member of the pyroxene family and contains chromium, an element that provides its rich green color, similar to that of tsavorite garnet. Lighter and darker crystal flashes can be seen inside the stone in different angles of light.
Round-cut gemstones are highly popular and the most commonly available. Rio round gemstones are calibrated for size and hand inspected to ensure maximum attractiveness.