What is the value of a star sapphire?


The carat weight, colour, intensity and visibility of the star sapphire determine the value of star sapphire. It also depends on its origin. Star sapphires from Sri Lanka are the most valuable. However, the value of star sapphire tends to vary from time to time.
Q&A Related to "What is the value of a star sapphire?"
Star sapphire gems are available in many colors; including blue, green, orange, purple, pink and black. Sapphires that are blue have iron and titanium as coloring agents. In violet
created sapphires can be bought for 1$ per carat onwards depending upon the size and quality.
( ′stär ′sa′fīr ) (mineralogy) A variety of sapphire exhibiting a six-pointed star resulting from the presence of microscopic crystals in various orientations
It depends on color, cut & quality. Sapphires can trade higher than $1139
1 Additional Answer
Most of the blue sapphires are found in the form star sapphires. Star sapphire is a variety of sapphire that shows a star like particular optical phenomenon named as asterism. 1 carat of Star sapphires valued up to $3-10 (1.9 – 6.4 Pounds).
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