Lot 4273. Large Natural Padparadscha Sapphire, Sri Lanka. Estimate US$ 75,000 - 85,000 (€ 63,000 - 71,000) © Bonhams 2001-2018
The present oval cut stone with a pleasing shade of pink-orange which is natural and unenhanced and the correct balance of color between the pink and orange mixture. Weighing approximately 20.12 carats and measuring 16.96x 13.31 x 10.95mm
Accompanied by a Gemological Institute of America report number 5192134856 dated February 22, 2018 stating that the 20.12 carats stone is a natural Padparadscha sapphire, that it originates from Sri Lanka and that it shows no indications of heating.