Sapphire is one of the most popular colored stones in the United States
with extraordinary durability, suitable for everyday wear. Trace
elements of iron and titanium cause the blue color of sapphire. The color pink is colored by trace elements of chromium. In fact,
pure corundum, the mineral Sapphire is composed of, is actually
colorless. However pure corundum is rare, with trace elements
responsible for the wide range of colors available. Sapphire is the
birthstone for September. Clean with warm, soapy water. Use of
ultrasonic and steam cleaner is usually safe.
Treatment: (H) Heat
All Swarovski gemstones are matched for color.