Yellow Sapphire, Ceylon, 27.27 cts.
Lot 1279
Fine Natural Intense Yellow Sapphire
US$ 70,000 - 90,000
£42,000 - 53,000
Lot Details
Fine Natural Intense Yellow Sapphire
Sri Lanka
An oval-cut beautiful gem which displays a striking and intense, vivid daffodil color that is unenhanced by heat treatment. Of large size for the species, this gem would create a fine ring or pendant. Lustrous and highly transparent, this is a fine stone for the collector or designing jeweler. Sapphires are commonly heated to modify their color and appearance: non-heated yellow sapphires are scarce.Weighing approximately 27.27 carats and measuring 18.5 x 13.5 x 11.5mm

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by an American Gemological Laboratory report no CS54245 dated 10 April 2013 stating that the 27.27 carats yellow sapphire shows no evidence of heat enhancement.
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