A Fair Trade 5mm round green to blue sapphire from Malawi set in wedding or engagement ring that features a wavy design with a pod like appearance.
This unconventional ring is simple yet stylish with very organic fluid movements. The ring is carved in wax, cast and hand finished.
The ring is about 2 mm at the narrow areas and 4 mm at the widest pod parts, the low cut setting is 6.5 mm wide. The sapphire is 5 mm round, 0.6ct. The metal is highly polished with a matte lightly grainy texture inside the pods.
Sapphires come in colors from green-blue or blue-green (sapphires #2-6) to the more expensive blue (#B2 to B4). See last two images and indicate your preference during checkout.The sapphires shown in the ring are # 8 & #5 (SOLD). Once set in the setting, the colors will be more true to the second to last picture showing the sapphires in the tray than the last light flooded picture.
Weight: ~0.6 ct
Size: 4.9-5mm diameter
Shape: round faceted
Clarity: Eye Clean - Very slight inclusions; inclusions can be seen under 10x magnification
#2: Color: Medium dark Green, Some slight blue flashes in certain light conditions.
#3 : Color: Medium Dark Teal Blue, a nice mix of blues and green flashes
#1, #4, #5 and #6 are SOLD
#6 SOLD : Color: Dark Teal Blue, a nice mix of saturated blues and green, Sometimes appears more green and sometimes more blue, very interesting stone
#7, #8, #B1 &# B4 SOLD but similar #B2& #B3: Color: Medium Blue (more expensive than the greener shades)
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 sources gemstones with recycled metals makes this an Eco-conscious engagement ring.
More sapphire information here.
Available in sizes 4 to 9, larger sizes may vary in price.
Please note: Ring can not be re-sized as it would destroy the evenly spacing of the pods. Please make sure you are ordering the correct size.
Available in palladium, white, 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.