The earth bears unimaginable treasure! The rarest kind of sapphire with a beautiful oriental name Padparadsha is found on Sri Lanka, in Vietnam and parts of East Africa. The name comes from Sanskrit ‘padma raga’, a color of lotus flower. Thus Padparadsha sapphires are of delicate pink-orange color. Totally natural variety is the rarest of all, and here is a fine example treated with the most care by Lapidary Arts masters.