Source: Kenya, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Tanzania, Thailand
Colour: Vibrant red to slight purple red
Clarity: Inclusions are visible in most rubies, the less inclusions the higher the value of the stone.
Treatment: Heat treatment is often used to improve the colour and clarity of a ruby.
Care and Cleaning: Warm, soapy water is always safe. Ultrasonic and steam is safe for untreated stones.
Stone Properties: Shields against negative energy and promotes strength, courage and joy.