Blog Posts tagged with Kashmir Sapphire

Immense rarity and beauty define this awe-inspiring untreated 18.50-carat Kashmir sapphire.  This emerald-cut natural wonder is accompanied by 1.30 carats of diamonds and set in platinum and 22K yellow gold.

Opulence Defined: The Kashmir Sapphire

Posted: September 09, 2015 13:05 Last Updated: | Bill Rau

Veiled by its legendary reputation and virtually unobtainable rarity, Kashmir sapphires are counted alongside the finest diamonds and Burma rubies in terms of scarcity. The mere mention of the term “Kashmir” is synonymous with the ultimate sapphire, possessing an incomparably deep, velvety blue color that seemingly glows from within. Discovered around 1880 in the city of Kashmir located in the northwest corner of India, the historic Kashmir minds are imbedded thousands of feet high in the Himalayas. The heyday of sapphire mining lasted between 1882 until 1887, and no significant depo...


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