This particular sapphire is ideal for someone who does not want to invest a big amount but is wants a Unheated, Natural Padparadscha which is a good size. Maybe a special project!
Traditionally the name Padparadscha is derived from the Sinhalese words “Padma – Raga” meaning: Lotus Blossom. (Aquatic lotus blossom to be more specific). Hence though found in other countries, this stone is special to Sri Lanka and the most beautiful Sapphires come out of the town Ratnapura (meaning: Ratna (Gem) Pura (City) )
This particular gemstone is completely free of any treatment/UNTREATED/UNHEATED which makes this more valuable to the consumer in the long term since Unheated/Untreated gemstones are becoming rare every day.
**Sapphires, in general, are heated/thermally enhanced to improve clarity and colour saturation. 90% of the Sapphires found go through this process. To find a gemstone which is not heated is rare and is a premium.
This gemstone has been tested and graded by an internationally qualified Gemmologist.
Please get in touch with us if you would like to know more about this gemstone/Would like us to design a piece of jewellery with this gemstone or have a design in mind you would like us to create.
- Variety: Natural Corundum Natural Sapphire
- Weight : 3.60cts
- Shape & Cut: Cushion|Mixed Cut
- Colour: Orangish-Pink “Padparadscha”
- Clarity: Included (Visible Natural Inclusions)
- Enhancements: None (Unheated)**
- Hardness (Mohs hardness scale): 9
- Birthstone for: September
- Certification: Available| Certified by an Independent GIA qualified Gemmologist (See pictures)
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