Fair Trade pastel light blue Montana sapphire set in a half bezel setting in this elegant engagement ring from my Fold Collection. Available Montana sapphires are different from the sold sapphires shown in the pictured ring mountings. Please see last images and description below.
The low profile solitaire setting blends seamlessly with the slightly rounded ring shank. The ring will be hand carved out of wax, cast and finished in my studio in Los Angeles.
The pale blue to green-blue fair trade genuine sapphire will be hand set and the ring has a mirror polished finish. The band width varies between 2.5 to 4 mm. Height above the finger about 5 to 6 mm.
Size/weight: 5.25mm/0.6ct to 6mm/1.15ct
Shape: LB1 to LB3: Round faceted, LB4 & LB5: Portuguese Cut
Clarity: VS (Eye Clean - Very slight inclusions; inclusions can be seen under 10x magnification)
Origin: Montana, USA (Missouri River Deposits)
See video and last images for sapphire (please select one), availability may change.
#LB1: 6mm/0.87ct, pastel gray-purple color, eye-clean with very fine needle inclusions, well cut, Heated
SOLD #LB2: 5.25mm/0.60ct Medium blue with green undertones, eye-clean, well cut, Heated
#LB3: 5.55mm/~0.84ct Nice mix of greens and blues, some color zoning, eye clean, Heated
#LB4: 5.75mm/~0.95ct Pastel green-blue, beautiful Portuguese cut, eye clean, Heated, well cut, very lively gem
#LB5: 6mm/~1.15ct Pastel light blue, beautiful Portuguese cut, eye clean, well cut, very lively gem
All are Fair Trade Level 1 Gemstones, 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. This ring design is also available with smaller creamy white Montana sapphires shown in the photos.
Available in sizes 4 to 9, larger sizes may vary in price.
Available in palladium, white gold, rose & yellow gold and platinum.
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.