Ruby is a beautiful deep red gemstone that has been popular for thousands of years. Ruby jewellery is both eye-catching and durable. Ruby jewellery looks particularly beautiful when set in white or yellow gold, because this accentuates the magnificent red colour.

Ruby is one of the most historically significant coloured stones – according to the Bible and ancient Sanskrit writings, ruby is the most precious gemstone in the world. In ancient times and today, this stone is associated with love, energy, passion, wealth, power and vitality. Ruby is also known as the stone of courage, and some believe that the those who wear rubies will find the strength to walk through life without fear.

Here are some quick facts about ruby:

  • One of the highest valued coloured gemstones
  • Large rubies can fetch higher prices than equivalent sized diamonds
  • Birthstone for July
  • Popular stone for 40th Wedding Anniversaries
  • Hardness is the same as a sapphire
  • Known as the ‘King of Precious Stones’
  • Thought to assure the wearer of good health, prosperity, wisdom and a successful love life

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