sapphire - it's back

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ron
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sapphire - it's back

Postby ron » Sat Apr 29, 2017 2:50 am

I found this lil
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beauty during Feb in the NE, a green/blue sapphire.
Thanks for your help Jaime, Andrew & John
Finished cut 2.7ct

blisters
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Re: sapphire - it's back

Postby blisters » Sat Apr 29, 2017 9:31 am

Hi ron. My devices won't open up and show the pics for some reason :( . 2.7 carats cut would have been a nice sized stone and certainly bigger than ive ever found. Would have loved to see the before and after pics! Good results for all the hard work! Well done.

blisters
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Re: sapphire - it's back

Postby blisters » Sat Apr 29, 2017 10:55 am

I also meant to ask what the weight was before it was cut please ron. Thanks

ron
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Re: sapphire - it's back

Postby ron » Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:20 pm

hey Blisters

from memory the stone was either 5.9 or 6.9ct. Shown in foto #4400/3 (centre)

cheers
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blisters
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Re: sapphire - it's back

Postby blisters » Sat Apr 29, 2017 4:23 pm

Yep. Got it that time ron. Great looking stone that's for sure and some other ones that dont look to bad either to boot!

digginhard
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Re: sapphire - it's back

Postby digginhard » Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:14 pm

NE of where mate? need a creek name

penguin
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Re: sapphire - it's back

Postby penguin » Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:11 pm

very nice

blisters
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Re: sapphire - it's back

Postby blisters » Wed May 03, 2017 6:35 pm

Hi again ton. Just wondering where you got it cut please.

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