3.76ctw 9.0mm x 10.0mm Sapphire Loose Stone
Bold and beautiful hues of brilliant violet and blue colors radiate from this gorgeous 3.76 carat sapphire. Enjoy working with the tremendously talented designers at Park City Jewelers to create a distinctive and dramatically elegant jewelry masterpiece to enhance the color, brilliance, and fire of this amazing sapphire.
Sapphires are among the most durable naturally occurring elements in the world. The only natural item that can scratch a sapphire is a diamond, which has a 10 on the Mohs Scale. Sapphire scores a 9 out of 10 on the Mohs Scale. The durability of sapphires makes them an excellent gemstone for engagement rings and other jewelry items that you plan to wear frequently. Plus, sapphire is the designated gemstone for September.
Various cultures throughout history have attributed mystical powers to sapphires. Some of these powers are truth, innocence, peace, and good health. Europeans in the Middle Ages believed that sapphires could actually cure eye diseases and preserve chastity, along with providing other heavenly blessings. Sapphires have also been used to symbolize nobility and faithfulness.