Madagascan Sapphire – Purple – Round – 0.54 Carats

$ 977.27

This beautiful Madagascan Sapphire is not a stone to pass up, that’s for sure! It is a gorgeous purple colour, which is loupe clean! The colour itself is reminiscent of royalty, with a deep rich tone. It has been cut into a round shape by our master lapidarists, all of which utilise precision cutting techniques. This stone is perfect for any kind of jewellery, especially as the centrepiece of a nice ring.

Spoil yourself today with this amazing stone, and let yourself free into this gemstone’s purple sparkling world.

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DETAILS AND SPECIFICATIONS

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Carat Weight: 0.54 Carats
Dimensions: 5.08mm
Colour: Purple
Clarity: Loupe Clean
Cut: Round Cut
Origin: Madagascar
Treatment: None

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Description

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Origin: Madagascar

THE 4CS

Carat Weight: 0.54 Carats
Colour: This stone dons a wonderful purple color under cold light, while under a warm light it is purple in colour.
Clarity: In addition, this stunning purple Madagascan Sapphire is Loupe Clean.
Cut: This Purple Madagascan Sapphire supports a oval shape with a flower-cut pavilion.

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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. 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
Gemstone

Sapphire

Origin

Madagascar

Treatment

None

Dimensions(mm)

5.08

Cut

Round

Colour

Purple

Clarity

Loupe Clean

Carat Weight

0.54

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