Engagement ring with a blue to teal Fair Trade Montana sapphire set in a tapered semi bezel on a textured ring shank. The genuine sapphire will be hand set. The ring band is 3mm wide and has been given a fine hammered finish that provides a beautiful contrast to the mirror finish gold bezel. The ring shank and the bezel can be made from contrasting color metals or the same metal for a tone-in-tone-look.
Height of the half bezel setting above the finger about 4.5mm.
Fair Trade Montana sapphires in various sizes and blue color hues are available. Choose from 3 possible Montana sapphire colors for the smaller 5mm gemstones: light blue, teal or deep blue (see last images). The teal sapphire shown in the first reference ring is a similar in color to some of the current teal colors (C/D). The sapphire in the pictures with the dark blue sapphire ring would be similar to sapphire option A/B. All pictured rings had 5mm sapphires. A beautiful large 6.25mm medium blue Portuguese Cut sapphire is available too.
Sapphire Spec:Size/Weight: 5mm/~0.57-0.62ct, 5.5mm/0.86ct, 6.25mm/1.23ct
Shape: #A to #J: round faceted, #P: Round Portuguese Cut
Clarity: Eye Clean - Very slight inclusions; inclusions can be seen under 10x magnification
Origin: Montana, USA (various Missouri River sapphire mines)
See last image for available sapphires (please indicate a preference during checkout), availability may change :
A & B: SOLD 5mm/~0.6ct Dark Blue sapphire, Medium to dark blue with some slight green undertones, some do have minor color zoning that is not visible without magnification
C & D 5mm/~0.6ct Teal sapphire, nice mix of blues and greens, some more blue, some more green, in hand less green than some photos make them look.
E SOLD 5mm/~0.6ct Light blue sapphire, denim color
H: SOLD 5.5mm/0.86ct Dark Blue Sapphire, Deep dark Blue May appear almost black in dim lighting
J: 5.5mm/0.81ct Teal Blue/Green Sapphire, nice mix of blues and greens
P: SOLD 6.25mm/1.23ct Medium Blue, Beautiful Portuguese Cut
These Montana sapphires are Fair Trade Level 1 Gemstone, the highest level available. The sapphires are sourced from Columbia Gem House, a true pioneer in the fair trade gem marketplace. Fair Trade Gems are closely tracked from mine to market to ensure that every gem has been handled according to these strict protocols. Using ethically sourced gemstones with recycled metals makes this an Eco-conscious engagement ring. More sapphire information here.
The new batch of 5mm and 5.5mm teal sapphires not shown in video. See pictures for reference.Available in US ring sizes 4 to 9, larger sizes may vary in price.
Material options for the band:
Available in white metals like palladium, white gold and platinum or choose rose gold for a more subtle contrast or yellow gold.
Ring is Made to Order- for the most up-to-date fabrication time frame please check my listed turnaround times below in the footer area.