Color Shift Sapphire

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Gemstone: Sapphire
Location of Origin:Tunduru, Tunduru District, Ruvuma Region, Tanzania
Treatments:None reported
Cut Type:Oval
Weight:1.06 cts.
Dimensions:6.19mm x 5.40mm x ?mm
This stone has a nice color shift with a fine pinkish-purple color in incandescent lighting which shifts to a beautiful bluish color (with slight purplish-pink highlights) in sunlight. This stone displays a different color in different kinds of lighting, which includes halogen lighting, fluorescent lighting, and incandescent lighting.

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