A gemstone giant; Sapphires are known and revered the world over for their beauty, elegance and mystery.

Country of origin

Sapphire has been unearthed in several countries, however the most highly prized sources are Sri Lanka and Burma. Other countries where Sapphire is mined include Madagascar, Australia, Thailand and China.

Myth & Folklore

Sapphire enjoys one of the richest histories - in the Middle Ages it was thought to be an antidote against poisons and to possess a magical power to influence the spirits.


Sapphire is the Birthstone for September as well as the anniversary gemstone to mark 45th and 70th wedding anniversaries.

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