SKU: C026

Ruby

0.85 carats

$400.00

1 in stock

SKU: C026 Category: Tag:

This ruby is from Winza, Tanzania. It is somewhat included, but has very nice color. This stone is natural and has not been heated or treated in any way.

Carats

0.85

Clarity

Color Specification

Color

Red

Cut

Dimensions (mm)

11.7 x 6.7 x 6.6

Origin

Overall Quality

Treatments

None

1

In Sanskrit, ruby is “ratnaraj”, meaning the king of gems.

2

The name ruby comes from the Latin word “ruber,” meaning red.

3

Next to diamonds, rubies are the second hardest gemstone.

4

Rubies are the recognized gift for the 15th and 40th wedding anniversaries.

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The most expensive piece of ruby jewelry ever sold at auction is known as “The Sunrise Ruby.” This 25.59 carat Burmese ruby and diamond ring was sold in May of 2015 for a little over 30 million dollars.