Birthstone for September, Taurus; 5th and 45th Wedding Anniversaries Gemstone
Sapphire is a variety of the mineral species, corundum. The color of Sapphire can be blue, green, yellow, pink, orange, violet, purple, gray, brown, black and colorless. Sapphire has a hardness of 9 on the Mohs scale, making Sapphire a very durable gemstone. Montana Sapphire is mined in the state of Montana. That is why it is called Montana Sapphire. Talk about American made. Montana Sapphire is grown in the USA and faceted in the USA. It doesn't get any more American than that.