Sapphires are rare lilac and purple colors are truly unique and are less common blue and yellow varieties of sapphire. Large samples are considered to be stones of 2-3 carats. Unusual for sapphire the color purple consists of two components: of pink or purple and blue. These shades may appear in the stone under different lighting. In some cases, the presence in the stone of these colors is the result of refining (heat treatment). The refined purple sapphires cost much less than natural heated samples.
The most valuable and rare are considered pure colors are pale purple, lilac and Magenta. The cost of untreated sapphires of these colors is on average $1000-2000 per carat. The cost depends on weight, clarity, cut and color of a particular stone.
Sapphires violet shades supplied on the jewelry market:
Gemologists our company conduct a careful selection of minerals, providing a high level of selling stones. The samples cost is based on weights, colors, clarity and fact of treatment. Most violet, purple and lilac sapphires in our directory are untreated.
In addition to the stones available, our team is happy to offer a custom order. Based on your requirements and budget we will find you the best example of a purple sapphire. It is important to note that it is quite difficult to pick up the two pairs of stone, similar in colour tone and other parameters, but for us it is a doable task.
Also you can order the production of jewelry with this stone. Today we have one of the best jewelry shops of full cycle in Moscow.