Madagascan Sapphire – Orange – Cushion – 1.88 Carats

$ 5,905.00

The colour on Madagascan Sapphires is one of the more distinctive features of gemstones from this area, and the orange in this stone is a testament to this. This is also reflected when the stone is a put under warm light, cool light and under daylight; the colour remains the same, yet the tinge changes. It is said that this orange colour is allegedly red brought nearer to humanity by yellow. With the dimensions of 6.90mm by 6.55mm and a pavilion depth of 4.55mm, this stone weighs 1.88 carats. Not only is it the carat weight which takes our breath away it is also the expertise cutting done by our master lapidarists giving this stone a rectangular cushion shape with a step faceted pavilion. Like a majority of stones in our collection, this one is not treated and is natural.

Ultimately this stone lives up to its expectations of being the “happiest colour” and will definitely bring a bright smile to your day just by looking at your ring containing it.

Check out the VIDEO for this gorgeous gemstone!
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Details and Specifications

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Carat Weight: 1.88 Carats
Dimensions: 6.90mm x 6.55mm x 4.55mm
Colour: Orange
Clarity: Eye Clean
Cut: Rectangle Cushion, Step Cut
Origin: Madagascar
Treatment: None

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Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Origin: Madagascar


Carat Weight: 1.88 Carats
Colour: In warm light as well as in cold light this stone is orange in colour. In addition, it is also a beautiful orange sapphire under daylight.
Clarity: Eye Clean
Cut: This Orange Madagascan Sapphire is a beautiful rectangular cushion in shape. In addition, its pavilion has a step cut.

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



The first find, although small, was in the early 1990’s in the north of the island. Conjunctively, the discovery in the small southern village of Ilakaka…The first find, although small, was in the early 1990’s in the north of the island. Conjunctively, the discovery in the small southern village of Ilakaka in 1998, 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…

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Additional information

Weight 100 g
Dimensions 19 × 26 × 4 cm



6.90 x 6.55 x 4.55

Carat Weight





Cushion, Step


Eye Clean