Cara – Design – Madagascan Sapphires

$ 1,000.00

Cara encapsulates the harmony of opposites to another level. A selection of four beautiful Madagascan sapphires entangled with each other the perfect balance of curves and straight lines. additionally, the layout, with three stunning round stones acting as the foundation for a beautiful rectangular padparadscha sapphire proves the perfect delight in the gemstone world. Our expert lapidarists have worked meticulously to ensure that our stones are the best of quality, and their color selection is precise, allowing the stones to blend together, reminiscent of the harmonious tones of nature around us. From light pink to lavender to padparadscha, Cara takes you on a journey of harmony, bringing delight all round.

Let Cara, take you on a journey through the sunset skies as you adore the wonder of nature.

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Details and Specifications

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Carat Weight: 0.54 Carats
Colour: Light Pink, Lavender, Padparadscha
Origin: Madagascar
Treatment: None

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Description

Design Name: Cara Sapphire Set
Identity:
Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Origin: Madagascar

The Cara Set was designed by Punala Kiripitige, from The Gem Monarchy.

What are the 4Cs: Gemological Institute of America – The 4Cs

MADAGASCAN SAPPHIRE

The first find, although small, was in the early 1990s in the north of the island. Conjunctively, the discovery in the small southern village of Ilakaka increased the country’s relevance in the gemstone industry. Once a small, poverty-stricken hamlet with a population of just 40 residents, the town suddenly expanded exponentially. What was once a sleepy truck stop of small shacks, suddenly became the mecca of sapphire miners. Over a two year period, hordes of people almost 60,000 strong descended on Ilakaka wishing to make a fortune. They came from impoverished towns all over the island and from Sri Lanka, Thailand and many other countries

Before 1998 the largest producers of sapphires were Sri Lanka and Thailand. However, between 1998 and 2007 Madagascar became the largest producer of sapphires in the world. Additionally, the country houses many mines, owned by international companies who are mining gemstones commercially. Smaller mines run by locals who are using traditional mining methods sit right alongside these commercially owned mines in mutualism…

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Additional information

Weight 100 g
Dimensions 19 × 26 × 4 cm
Gemstone

Sapphire

Carat Weight

0.54

Origin

Madagascar

Colour

Lavender, Light pink, Padparadscha