The intense reds of ruby glow with an endless passion. Known by many cultures as the king of gems, ruby has been treasured throughout history and coveted by royalty all over the world. Ruby is the brirthstone of July, and is so durable and strong, it is second only to diamonds. A perfect gem for everyday wear as a ruby ring or ruby pendant. Or perhaps a pair of ruby earrings for a beautiful and luxurious gift that will never be forgotten.
Did you know that a ruby is really a sapphire in disguise? Do you know that ruby is considered the king of the gemstones? Learn all there is to know about ruby in our collection of information about this special gem. Read about the cultural and religious history of ruby, the physical properties of ruby, and learn how to care for your ruby jewelry.