Star Sapphire-WS1001

$52,690.00 $40,050.00

Light grayish blue color exceptional sized, Unheated,Untreated Star sapphire with clearly visible 6 sharp rays under in most light conditions. This Semi-Translucent piece weighing 222.24Cts was mined in “Ratnapura”[the city of gems], in Sri Lanka. This is a highly collectible piece due to it ’s size.

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Star Sapphire is a Corundum variety that exhibits a star-like phenomenon known as asterism which is caused by oriented microscopic inclusions(silk rutile needle).It always cut into a Cabochon shape with a high dome. It exists in a range of color including blue, black, pink, red,orange, yellow, green, lavender, gray and white. Due to their remarkable hardness, bright color and silky luster, the natural star sapphires are considered as highly valuable gemstones. Star sapphire is said to have some strong metaphysical and healing properties. It is believed that this gemstone helps the wearer to gain material, emotional, intellectual and spiritual blessings. The astrological properties of star sapphire also promote financial and professional growth of the individual.