Madagascan Sapphire – Purplish Pink – Oval – 0.77 Carats

$ 1,000.00

Purplish Pink is a true colour vibe, especially when it adorns a gemstone like this sapphire. With a weight of 0.77 carats, this sapphire is an example of what we like to call “a cherry”. It can fit into a ring piece, a pendant or even a small brooch. The clarity characteristics which this wonder has truly made it unique, especially when it doesn’t detract from the overall scintillation of the stone. 5.16mm by 6.35mm is its dimensions, along with a pavilion depth of 3.27mm. From our mines in Madagascar, our lapidarists in Sri Lanka fashioned this beauty. In sunlight this stone absolute pops, where you will be the centre of attention, furthermore, it’ll also show off that dazzle at night, making you the centre of attention nevertheless.

This sapphire is a true eye-catcher, so make sure to catch it in both hands and grab it for yourself or a loved one!

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Details and Specifications

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Carat Weight: 0.77 Carats
Dimensions: 5.16mm x 6.35mm x 3.27mm
Colour: Purplish Pink
Clarity: Slightly Included
Cut: Oval, Modified Radiant Cut
Origin: Madagascar
Treatment: None

Description

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Origin: Madagascar

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Carat Weight: 0.77 Carats
Colour: Under a cold light this stone is purplish-pink in colour, while under a warm light it is purplish-pink in colour.
Clarity: In addition, this touching Purplish Pink Madagascan Sapphire is Eye Clean.
Cut: This Purplish Pink Madagascan Sapphire supports an 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

Dimensions(mm)

5.16 x 6.35 x 3.27

Carat Weight

0.77

Colour

Pink, Purple, Purple-ish Pink

Cut

Oval

Clarity

Slightly Included

Treatment

None

Origin

Madagascar