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Natural Sapphire Gemstones and Custom Sapphire Jewelry.

Featured Sapphire limited-time offers. Only 1298 gems left.

Natural Sapphire Single Oval 1.130 CTS
Sapphire Single Oval Slightly included

Oval, 7.00 MM X 5.50 MM, 1.130 CTS, Slightly included,

NOW ONLY USD 406.80
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Natural Sapphire Single Oval 2.630 CTS
Sapphire Single Oval Eye clean

Oval, 9.50 MM X 6.10 MM, 2.630 CTS, Eye clean,

NOW ONLY USD 390.24
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Natural Sapphire Single Oval 2.460 CTS
Sapphire Single Oval Moderately included

Oval, 8.60 MM X 6.80 MM, 2.460 CTS, Moderately included,

NOW ONLY USD 354.24
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Natural Sapphire Single Cushion 2.380 CTS
Sapphire Single Cushion Slightly included

Cushion, 8.30 MM X 7.40 MM, 2.380 CTS, Slightly included,

NOW ONLY USD 264.60
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Natural Sapphire Single Oval 0.600 CTS
Sapphire Single Oval Eye clean

Oval, 5.70 MM X 4.70 MM, 0.600 CTS, Eye clean,

NOW ONLY USD 60.47
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Natural Sapphire Single Oval 0.560 CTS
Sapphire Single Oval Slightly included

Oval, 5.40 MM X 4.60 MM, 0.560 CTS, Slightly included,

NOW ONLY USD 45.92
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What is Sapphire?

Sapphire is in many respects one of the most important of the colored stones. Rubies and sapphires are more familiar and cherished by layman than many of the other gem varieties. With a hardness of 9 on Moh's scale, sapphires are extremely hard and second only to diamonds in this respect. Sapphires are noted for the large range of colors in which they occur. The name fancy sapphire, is used to describe sapphires which are not blue. Fancy sapphires are available in an amazing range of colors including yellow, green, violet, pink, brown, purple, violet, white, black and orange.

Color is the single most important factor in determining the value of a sapphire. Indeed, the color of a sapphire is more important than it's clarity. Sapphires are rarely clean like diamonds and even very expensive stones can be moderately included. Subtle differences in color correspond to marked variations in price valuations. Fine stones of good color and clarity are always rare and uncommon. The best and most valuable colors for blue sapphires are actually violetish blue. Highly saturated medium or dark medium tones are best and sapphires which are too dark or too light are worth considerably less.

Sapphire has long symbolized truth, sincerity, and faithfulness. Tradition holds that Moses was given the ten commandments on tablets of sapphire, making it the most sacred gemstone. Because sapphires represent divine favor, they were the gemstone of choice for kings and high priests. The British Crown Jewels are full of large blue sapphires, the symbol of pure and wise rulers. Since sapphire symbolizes sincerity and faithfulness, it is an excellent choice for an engagement ring. When Prince Charles chose a sapphire engagement ring for Princess Diana, couples all over the world were inspired to revive this venerable tradition. With a hardness of 9, sapphires are extremely hard and suitable for any kind of jewelry.

Looking for one of a kind custom sapphire jewelry piece?

Custom sapphire jewelry at David Wein

Please find your Sapphire and visit our online jewelry workshop. Our approach to custom jewelry highlights the qualities of each individual gemstone to create a personalized design that enhances and respects the integrity of the stone.

Ask a Certified Gemologist

1-646-448-0359 in USA or drop us an email and we will get back to you within 6 hours.

Sapphire
1.130 CTS
Sapphire
2.630 CTS
Sapphire
2.460 CTS
Sapphire
2.380 CTS
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0.600 CTS
Sapphire
0.560 CTS
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0.990 CTS
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0.520 CTS
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0.270 CTS
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1.290 CTS

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