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Not only is July 4th Independence Day where we celebrate the Red White & Blue

                            The Red also is the Ruby

          Raw Rubies                                         Cut & Polished

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The Meanings of Ruby — Ruby is a stone of Divine creativity. It boosts your energy levels and promotes high self-esteem, intuition, and spiritual wisdom. Ruby is a symbol of good fortune, pure love, and loyalty.  Ruby is said to encourage joy, spontaneity, laughter and courage.

 Ruby is a pink to blood-red colored gemstone, mineral of corundum. Other varieties of gem-quality corundum are called sapphires. Ruby is one of the traditional gems, together with amethyst, sapphire, emerald, and diamond. The word ruby comes from ruber, Latin for red.
 The most expensive piece of ruby jewelry every 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.
The most valuable Ruby color is known as a “Pigeon Blood” Ruby and is pure red
Rubies are the recognized gift for the 15th and 40th wedding anniversaries.
LusterVitreous, Adamantine
Chemical formulaAl₂O₃


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