The name ruby, which comes from ancient Sanskrit word "ratnaraj, means "king of precious stones".
Our ruby has been cut into an oval shape, and weighs 1.23ct. A slight violet undertone accompanies its red color.
The warm hue of the ruby looks especially stunning set into yellow gold. Ruby's excellent durability make it a great choice as the centerpiece of a ring or pendant.
For your consideration: a fabulous tourmaline, in a highly-sought-after icy green hue! Discovered in Afghanistan, this genuine tourmaline gemstone has been cut and polished by award-winning lapidary Chris Wolfsberg. Chris fashioned...
Yes, sapphires can be purple. They can be found in every color of the rainbow, actually. Except red. When sapphire (the mineral corundum) is red, it's called "ruby". This perky example...
A dazzling gem discovered in the United States! Sourced in Montana, this genuine, earth-mined sapphire is made special by its dueling hues: green-blue and yellow-green. The sapphire has been fashioned...