Rubies are known for their red colour and strength as they are the second strongest gemstone – after diamonds. Together with emeralds, sapphires and diamonds these 4 stones for the group of “precious gemstones”. By the way, ruby comes from the Latin word “ruber” which means red!
What you need to know:
A ruby is a variety of the corundum minerals. The colour is due to the presence of chromium inside the stones. Corundum minerals are very resistant to scratches and breakage.
· All tones of red
The brightest colours of red are the most expensive!
· Asia: Thailand, Cambodia, Japan
· Africa: Tanzania, Namibia, Pakistan
This stone is available in all sizes and variations. If your request wouldn’t be present in our office, we are happy to look for a solution with you!