The centerpiece of this Chatham sapphire ring is a 1.66 carat oval shaped stone. The ring is 14 karat gold (both white and yellow). It also has .33 carat total weight diamonds. Interestingly, this sapphire is a beautiful cornflower color. This Chatham sapphire ring makes an excellent engagement ring. Or, this ring could make an excellent right hand ring. Sapphires score a 9 on the Mohs scale. Because of this, they are suitable for daily wear.
What is a Chatham Sapphire?
A Chatham Sapphire is a lab-created sapphire. Chatham began experimenting with stone creation in the 1920s. Because of this, it is known as a leader in created gemstones. In other words, the quality of a Chatham stone is second to none. This is an excellent choice if you are considering a lab-created stone.
Sapphires are known as a symbol of fidelity, honesty, and truth. They are also used to celebrate both the fifth and the 45th anniversary.
Famous sapphires include Kate Middleton’s engagement ring, the Logan Sapphire, and the Star of India (563.35 carats). Finally, Princess Diana was famous for wearing many sapphire pieces. The princess’ collection included a choker, a suite of pieces given to her by the Saudi Prince, and the same engagement ring her son William gave to Kate.