Madagascan Sapphire – Silver Green – Oval – 0.70 Carats

$ 1,225.00

There are some stones that contain some sort of homely, or rustic character. This is the case for this gorgeous metallic silver-green Madagascan Sapphire. It radiates the aura of an old childhood home or an antique that has been passed down through a family for generations. This stone embodies the hues of a silvery earthy tone, while still maintaining flare and character through the expertly cut facets of the stone. This stone is cut in an oval shape, and thus is fit for the most diverse types of jewellery ranging from rings to necklaces, however also looks stunning on its own as a collection piece. Additionally, the loupe clean characteristics of this stone bring out the value that is unmatched within the gemstone community.

Some gemstones radiate an aura of homeliness and this gorgeous silver-green Madagascan sapphire is one of them. So let the sapphire embody your jewellery. You deserve it!

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Details and Specifications

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Carat Weight: 0.70 Carats
Dimensions: 4.18mm x 4.97mm x 3.52mm
Colour: Silver Green
Clarity: Loupe Clean
Cut: Oval, Radiant Cut
Origin: Madagascar
Treatment: None

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Description

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Origin: Madagascar

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Carat Weight: 0.70 Carats
Colour: A stunning Metallic Silver Green Colour under cold light, while under a warm light it is silver-green in colour.
Clarity: In addition, this stunning Silver-Green Madagascan Sapphire is Loupe Clean.
Cut: This Silver-Green 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

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