For a long time the sapphire gemstone has been associated with royalty and romance. The sapphire is the perfect gemstone to honor a forty-five year marriage. Two people together for this length of time, are a shining and amazing example to all married couples.
The sapphire has been associated with royalty and romance, and has decorated the robes of royalty and clergy members for centuries. During the Middle Ages, the clergy wore blue sapphires to symbolise heaven while the everyday person thought the gemstone brought heavenly blessings. The most famous sapphire ring is one where Britain’s Prince Charles gave a blue sapphire engagement ring to Princess Diana Spencer.
2. Bombay Sapphire Gin