Wednesday, January 13, 2016

World Largest Blue Star Sapphire found in Sri Lanka (Rathnapura - The land of gems)

World's Largest Blue Star Sapphire Found - Worth $300 Million

The world’s biggest blue star sapphire was recently found in an exceedingly Sri Lankan mine, advisement associate astonishing one,404 carats. The owner, WHO remains anonymous, of the rare sapphire has valued the gem at over $300 million. Reports indicate that the sapphire was found in Ratnapura near  Sri Lanka within the fall of 2015 and {just recently|only recently|only within the near past} surfaced in the international community.

The recent notice couldn't have return at a stronger time, on the heels of a surge in sapphire demand worldwide compared to diamond demand for engagement rings. This demand is essentially owing to Kate Middleton’s band, originally given to Princess of Wales. The 12-carat oval Ceylon blue sapphire has reignited demand for sapphires, a gem Sri Lanka is understood for.

Blue star sapphires seem opaque below traditional circumstances, however, once placed below a lightweight it'll exhibit a six-pointed star. The unrevealed emptor named the gem The Star of Adam when a Muslim belief that Adam visited Sri Lanka when he was sent removed from the Garden of Eden.

Sri Lanka – The Jewel Box of the ocean

Sri Lanka, at one time called Ceylon, may be a little island situated to the southeast of Republic of India with terribly distinct and fascinating earth science origins. the bulk of Sri Lanka (90%) sits on eon formations that originate to quite a pair of billion years previous. The island originally was a part of} the southern part of Gondwana and was later on broken off and captive north with the Indian plate.

The majority of gems square measure found within the Highland series and square measure related to ancient deposit deposits. Sri Lanka is understood for its huge abundance of gemstones {in a|during a|in an exceedingly|in a terribly} very little geographic region and is particularly accepted for his or her blue sapphires, star sapphires, and cat’s eyes.


Navneet Gems said...

It's so beautiful blue star sapphire

Panchrathna Gems said...

Wow, amazing to view and the useful information about the blue sapphire gemstone. Thanks a lot for the sharing. Kalpana Srikaanth astrologer | Astrology consultation Coimbatore | Kalpana Sreekanth

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