STAR SAPPHIRE 3.37 CTS 13379 - FINE 6 RAY STAR

STAR SAPPHIRE 3.37 CTS 13379 - FINE 6 RAY STAR

  • $70.00

Carats 3.37
Size 10.2 x 7.2 mm
Color Medium Grey
Clarity TRC/ VC
Shape Oval
Treatment None
Origin Sri Lanka
Location Colombo,Sri Lanka
Price $ 70.00
100% Natural - Not treated in any way.
Will make a Gorgeous Ring or Pendent accented with Diamonds.
Beautiful sharp Star effect.
A Gem of Lasting Beauty.

Refractive Index: 1.759-1.778
Hardness: 9
Chemical Comp: AL2O3
Density: 4.00
Crystal Group: Hexagonal

Star Sapphires display a 6 rayed star - By light reflecting off the silky crystallizations of rutile inside called asterism. Star Sapphires comes in a range of colors but the finer Blues, Reds, Green yellow orange and Padparaschas are extremely rare. Some color-change Corundum also displays asterism, and are called Color-change Star Sapphires. Top-quality sapphires are extremely rare. Beauty, magnificent colour, transparency, and durability are the main features. Color and asterism determines the value of a star sapphire. Sri Lanka is known for the finest and the largest sapphires in the world.