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Ruby Education

  Buying a ruby may seem complicated. How do you know that you're getting a good deal? What factors are important in choosing a quality ruby? What questions should you ask?
  • Start by learning a little about the history of rubies.
  • Understand more about corundum, the substance from which ruby originates.
  • Learn how to choose the perfect ruby color to suit your style.
  • Discover the origin of the best rubies in our section on mining location.
  • Then spend some time learning more about clarity, cut, and acceptable ruby treatments, and choose the factors that are most important to you.
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