Gemstone: Bi-Color Sapphire - 5.26 Cts. Eldo...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionGemstone: Bi-Color Sapphire - 5.26 Cts.
Eldorado Bar deposit (Eldorado Strip Mine)
Eldorado Bar, East Helena, Lewis and Clark Co.
From the "Treasure State" of Montana, this beautiful Sapphire displays a very unique color combination. The octagonal shaped stone boasts a mixed cut allowing all the colors to reflect back to the viewer. This gem displays a lovely yellowish gray-blue hue and, when viewed from different angles, appears green. AGL certificate # 1107674 accompanies this stone and states there is no evidence of heating as well as confirms the origin of Montana. There are some visible inclusions, but, otherwise, this gemstone is in excellent condition.
Measurements: 10.17 x 7.82 x 6.29 mm, 5.26 cts.
Provenance: The Jena Blue Collection
Accompanied by AGL Certificate #1107674
Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000.
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