Congratulations! You have found a Yellow Sapphire gemstone!
Sapphire is the second hardest gemstone on earth next to the diamond. It can only be found in a few locations around the world. The three most famous regions for blue sapphire are Kashmir, Burma and Sri Lanka. Sapphire has also been mined in Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam and India. This particular Yellow Sapphire originated in the mines in Sri Lanka. Sapphire is the September birthstone.