The name Citrine comes from the French word "Citron" (lemon in French) because of the gems yellow color. However, not all Citrine is yellow. It can often be a deeper shade of orange, as in our Madeira Citrine. Citrine has a hardness of 7 and is a member of the quartz family.
Jumbo Madeira Citrine
- Pieces of rough from 10 to 12 cts each. This material has all been selected for maximum clarity and should cut gems ranging in size from 7x9 mm to 12x14 mm. Perfect for ring and pendant sized gemstones.