Statistics About The Most Expensive Amethyst

The most expensive amethyst ever sold was valued at over $2 million.

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"The Siberian mines, once known for producing the finest amethysts in the world, have a price tag reaching up to $50,000."

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"The most expensive types of amethyst, known as "Deep Russian", can have a price tag of over $10,000 per carat."

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"The value of amethysts dropped significantly in the 19th century when large deposits were found in Brazil, drastically reducing the price to $2-$10 per carat in comparison to past values."

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"Despite significant discoveries worldwide, the price of high-quality amethyst has remained relatively stable over the past decade."

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"South American amethyst can range from $5 to $25 per carat."

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"The largest amethyst geode, the "Empress of Uruguay", weighs 2.5 tons and is valued at $250,000."

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"Ametrine, a naturally occurring variety of quartz that is a mixture of amethyst and citrine, can command prices of $20 to $40 per carat."

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"The price of an amethyst stone can drastically depend on their cut. A well cut amethyst can increase its price by up to 20% compared to a poorly cut stone of similar quality."

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"The price of amethyst can also vary greatly depending on its size. The value of a large stone of good color and quality can be over two times the price per carat of a smaller stone of the same quality."

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