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7 Things You Never Knew About Ruby

Updated: Mar 24, 2022

Fact #1: Rubies and sapphires come from the same mineral, corundum

Fact #2: The stone is a great gift idea for the 15th and 40th anniversaries

Fact #3: Only diamonds are harder than ruby stones.

Fact #4: Burmese rubies have the rarest of all colors

Fact #5: Flawless rubies are almost impossible in the wild

Fact #6: Rubies were sold along the Silk Road in China as early as

200 B.C.

Fact #7: Other gemstones were sometimes confused as rubies