Understanding gemology

Ruby

Ruby is considered as the king of the four precious stones.
It belongs to the mineralogical family of corundum.
Its colour ranges from light pink through to blood red and purple.
Its name comes from the Latin ‘ruber’, meaning ‘red’.
It is found in Madagascar, Australia, Burma, Sri Lanka and Thailand.

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