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|Item Type:||Gemstone Ring||Metal Type:||18K White Gold|
|Stone Cut:||Round||Stone Setting:||Prong|
|Style:||Solitaire With Accents||Occasion:||Anniversary,Engagement,Graduation,Wedding|
Natural Sapphire And Diamond Wedding Ring In Solid Gold Gemstone Jewelry
5mm in Diameter
22 natural white diamond accents
18K Solid Gold Band
High Polish Finish
Weights 2.49g Grams
Sapphire Healing Properties And Meanings
The stone of wisdom, prophecy, and royalty, Sapphire can bring protection, spiritual insight and good fortune. Sapphires have been treasured and used for thousands of years. If you need to calm and focus your mind, this stone will be perfect for you. Blue sapphire is also a stone of love and commitment, making it a perfect gemstone for an engagement ring. Sapphire is also known for its ability to help with curing insomnia. If you are easily swayed by others, wear or carry Sapphire to become more secure in your own opinions and knowledge and to have an easier time expressing your thoughts.
Sapphire is a type of corundum. The blue color of sapphires is caused by impurities of titanium and iron. A Russian writer Kuprin in his novel “Shulamith” so wrote about the color of sapphires: “One of them resemble the color of the cornflower in wheat, others at the autumn sky, some at sea in clear weather.” However, there yellow, green, purple and even pink sapphires.
The modern term «Sapphire» is derived from the Greek word sapfeiros, which may be traced back to ancient Jewish “sappir” and ancient “canipriya” meaning “beloved Saturn”. According to another version, the word “sapphire” comes from the Babylonian “Cipro” – “scarring”, which is likely, given the hardness of this stone. It should be remembered that in ancient times was called sapphires all gems are blue.
Deposits of sapphires have long existed in Australia, Brazil, Burma, Cambodia, Thailand, Madagascar, USA, France, Sri Lanka, Russia. Traditionally sapphires are mined in India. In Africa, mines sapphires are known in Kenya and Tanzania.
The vast majority of gem-quality pure sapphires supply the world market, India and Australia when it should take into account that the natural transparent crystals are quite rare. Not surprisingly, in the case of large flawless stones cost per carat can be more than 4000 dollars.
“Kissing your hand may make you feel very very good but a diamond and a sapphire bracelet lasts forever”. Anita Loos. “Gentlemen prefer blondes”.