Madagascan Sapphire – Yellow – Modified Radiant – 0.66 Carats

$ 1,090.00

It is not every day that you are able to see a stone that is the physical representation of the sun! However, this is a special day. Look at this stunning yellow Madagascan sapphire! It is a gorgeous yellow colour which radiates its beauty like the sun itself. It has been gorgeously cut by our master lapidarists and is simply a stunning sight to behold. Furthermore, the eye-clean nature of the stone allows it to shine through at any event, being a great piece to talk about with anyone!

Own this wonderful stone today, and spoil yourself with a sun-kissed stone on these sun-kissed lands.

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DETAILS AND SPECIFICATIONS

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Carat Weight: 0.66 Carats
Dimensions: 4.25 mm x 5.10mm
Colour: Yellow
Clarity: Eye Clean
Cut: Modified Radiant Cut
Origin: Madagascar
Treatment: None

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Description

Identity: Natural Corundum var. Sapphire
Origin: Madagascar

THE 4CS

Carat Weight: 0.66 Carats
Colour: This stone dons a wonderful yellow color under cold light, while under a warm light it is yellow in colour.
Clarity: In addition, this stunning Yellow Madagascan Sapphire is Eye Clean.
Cut: This Yellow Madagascan Sapphire supports a modified radiant 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

Gemstone

Sapphire

Origin

Madagascar

Treatment

None

Dimensions(mm)

4.25 x 5.10

Cut

Modified Radiant

Colour

Yellow

Clarity

Eye Clean

Carat Weight

0.66

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