Past Exhibit

Burma Blue Sapphire

April 2013 - February 2014

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Photo: GIA/Robert Weldon, Courtesy of a private collector.

Exhibit Description

This 75.41 carat, deep blue Burmese sapphire is courtesy of a private collector. Sapphires from Myanmar (formerly Burma) can possess a rich, intense hue that stones from other sources are judged against.

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GIA’s Museum introduces visitors to the vast and vibrant world of gems and jewelry. Exhibits showcase the science and beauty of gems and minerals, along with expertly designed and crafted jewelry.

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The GIA Museum is located at:
World Headquarters and The Robert Mouawad Campus
5345 Armada Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008

To schedule an individual or group tour, please email or call:
+1 800 421 7250, ext. 4116
+1 760 603 4116

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