Oh, the stories we wish we could tell about this stone (Certified Ceylon, Natural, Royal Blue) See Photo of certification.
We are offering an unbeatable price for this size and color of sapphire
This stone is industry standard heated with no glass or beryllium filler! Heat is acceptable in the sapphire industry and 90% of sapphires are heated. There are no coatings dyes or fillers!
100% natural Ceylon Sapphire
There are some inclusions in this stone but the color more than makes up for that and if there were no inclusions this would be a 20,000.00+ stone.
First photo in bright light is most indicative of daytime color.
You rarely see this color in sapphires under $10,000.00 even in a 1 carat stone. This stone does have some eye visible inclusions but sometimes a factor like color evens it out and for the inclusions we have probably overly discounted the stone.
Certified Natural Ceylon (Sri Lanka) sapphire of Royal Blue coloration