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The Role of Brilliance in Rubies The term brilliance describes the amount of light that a gemstone reflects back to the viewer from the interior of the stone.  Brilliance is a consequence of the cut of a gemstone, and it is an important characteristic, ...

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Rubies As Heirloom Jewelry Ruby was one of the first gemstones to be mined, traded, and coveted.  An old ruby includes its owner in a rich tapestry winding through distant lands, ancient cultures, and mighty dynasties.  In all corners of the globe, rubies ...

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The History Of Ruby Jewelry Jewelry made with precious materials has been part of our fashion existence since jewelry first appeared in use because of its value, rarity, and beauty.  In our catalog of historical jewelry periods and styles below, we give ...

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Types Of Modern Ruby Jewelry With the advances in jewelry-making technologies and global exchange of ideas, today’s ruby lovers have more jewelry design options than ever before.  The beauty and allure of the antique and vintage styles has caused a ...

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What To Know Before Buying a Ruby Whether your ruby purchase will be a loose gemstone or a piece of ruby jewelry, there is critical information to know beforehand to make your purchase confidently. As with most purchases, establishing a budget to work within ...

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How To Best Care For Rubies To guarantee the longevity and lasting beauty of your ruby, you will need to know how to care for it.  A few basic tips can help you maintain the beauty, , and brilliance of the stone so that it can last for generations to come. ...

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The Language of Gemstones and Jewelry Jewelers and gemologists will speak about jewelry and gemstones in a very specific way using a particular language of terms. The more knowledge you have in approaching any purchase, the more prepared you’ll be to ...

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Ruby Glossary The details and depth of the natural ruby world would not be complete without a glossary to help further explain important terms and concepts about the gemstone and its many incarnations. Alluvial deposits: loose, unconsolidated soil or ...

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