Loose Gems/Jewelry Selling At/Near or Below Cost. For a Short Time Retail Customers May Buy High-End, Colored Gems at Industry Wholesale or Below. We Will No Longer Be Selling Loose Gems To the Public When Current Stock is Liquidated.

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We Stalk Exotic Gems

The reason we can underprice most jewelry stores is we deal with mine owners, mining agents and gem cutters direct. We work, while other's sleep.

Fewer hands touch your gems, and you become your own," middle-man." Our gem mounting partners give you the best pricing on mountings. 

Old fashioned advice is FREE, at Chateau Peridot.

We always notate any  heated, or treated gems, but our specialty is untreated gems.


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A Blue Gem, Rarer Than Sapphire is Blowing Up!

High Quality, Blue Spinel rough is running low in Sri Lanka due to increased demand for one of the rarest blue gems on earth. Supplies of the quality rough gem cutters need to supply the jewelry trade is almost exhausted due to recent surges in demand for the once untreatable gem.  A gem that is … Continue reading A Blue Gem, Rarer Than Sapphire is Blowing Up!
How I Curated Chateau Peridot

How I Curated Chateau Peridot

My first fascination with rocks cane from my aunt Sharon who was a geologist for the US government. She would take me all around in search of plowed fields and riverbeds looking for arrowheads and quartz. Then I discovered a meteorite and the fascination in my young mind was unleashed.   I have always collected … Continue reading How I Curated Chateau Peridot


"We had the art deco sapphire ring we bought appraised by our jeweler. He said the diamonds alone were worth what we paid for it and the sapphire appeared to be from Ceylon based on the color."

Sue Bennett

Chateau Peridot

(NOTE - Jewelry is vaulted off premises and pulled after sale or for specific fittings and design purposes. By appointment only.)

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