Madagascan Sapphire – Pinkish Orange – Radiant – 0.48 Carats

$ 965.00

Everywhere we go, all we hear is peachy pink this, peachy pink that. Well what people mean when they say peachy pink is actually pinkish-orange, and this gorgeous pinkish-orange did arrive land on our website, from our family-owned lapidary in Sri Lanka. A dainty and small sapphire, this beauty weighs a modest 0.48 carats, with dimensions of 3.44mm x 5.07mm. It’s perfect for those who simply don’t want to blow their entire budget on a sapphire but still want a rare and sought after sapphire colour. This gemstone has a rectangular shape with a radiant cut pavilion. As the name implies, the rays of light radiating from this gemstone is absolutely otherworldly. The pinkish-orange colour of this beauty can be seen from the other side of the dance floor, where the attention will blow you away.

Pinkish-orange, pinkish-orange you might find yourself repeating these words in your sleep as you dream of this beauty on your piece of jewellery. Well, dream no more!

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Details and Specifications

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Carat Weight: 0.48 Carats
Dimensions: 3.44mm x 5.07mm x 3.09mm
Colour: Pinkish Orange
Clarity: Loupe Clean
Cut: Rectangle, Radiant Cut
Origin: Madagascar
Treatment: None


Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Origin: Madagascar


Carat Weight: 0.48 Carats
Colour: Under a cold light this stone is pinkish-orange in colour, while under a warm light it is orange in colour.
Clarity: In addition, this touching Pinkish Orange Madagascan Sapphire is Loupe Clean.
Cut: This Pinkish Orange Madagascan Sapphire supports a rectangular shape with a radiant-cut pavilion.

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


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. Currently, 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



3.44 x 5.07 x 3.09

Carat Weight



Golden, Orange, Peach, Pink, Pinkish Orange




Loupe Clean