What are the different types of sapphires?
In respect to this, which color sapphire is the most expensive?
Additionally, what is the rarest type of sapphire? padparadscha
Subsequently, one may also ask, how many types of sapphire are there?
Two types exist. The first features the chromium chromophore that creates the red color of ruby, combined with the iron + titanium chromophore that produces the blue color in sapphire.
Which Sapphire is the best quality?
Natural Kashmir Sapphires are the finest. But they are extremely rare too. Very difficult to find a natural Kashmir Sapphire these days. Next best are Ceylon Sapphires, the finest quality sapphires that are available easily comparatively.