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    Sapphire stone

    Hi ,
    I want to know if this is a sapphire stone .
    The hardiness testor show sapphire , but I need your help .
    Thank you .
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    Where did you find it?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Georgivs View Post
    Where did you find it?
    In the middle of granite mountain.

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    looks like it could be a sapphire, great find.

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    The weight is 12kg .
    If it is sapphire , any one can have idea about the selling price .
    Thank you

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    us
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    Do you know if the area where you found it , has a history of Sapphire or Ruby formations ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by HADJ View Post
    In the middle of granite mountain.
    granite mountain washington? granite mountain arizona? Seriously the more info you give the better chance of a positive ID.
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    The universe rewards the observant.

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    Very cool !
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    Nice find. It's not gem quality - transparent from what I can see, so it's worth what you can get for it. A kinda short answer, but hard to pin a price on it.

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    Granite mountain in north Africa .
    There are rubby , serpentine and many gold .
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    I can cut a small pieces and take picture of it , if it is translucent

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    Great find whether it's gem quality or not...



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    This is after cut
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    Quote Originally Posted by HADJ View Post
    This is after cut
    Love that you posted the chip photo - but the blue background distracts from the stone. Perhaps post one with a white background?

 

 
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