Learn why Rubies are such a popular choice for gemstone engagement rings and jewellery
Rubies are a very desirable gemstone due to their hardness and durability and come in a range of shades from red in rich dark nuances to pale pink reds.
Since Sapphires and Rubies both come from the mineral Corundum, Rubies are basically a red variety of Sapphires, but due to their historical significance and popular allure they have always remained an individual gemstone.
Origin: Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Cambodia and various other localities
Colour: Burnt Orange-Red to Purple
Hardness: 9 on Mohs Scale
Birthstone Month: July
Anniversary Year: 15th and 40th
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