The name ruby comes from the Latin word ruber, which means “red.” The glowing red of ruby suggested an inextinguishable flame burning in the stone, even shining through clothing and able to boil water. Ruby has been called the most precious of the 12 stones created by God.
Atacamite avec des pulvérisations de libéthénite du Chili (3mm) Stone Stone Ásványfotós
Corcoran opal field 30 km west of the township of Lightning Ridge, the present gem is a textbook example of a true black opal from this prestigious locality.
Aigue-marine avec inclusions, sur albite, Pakistan.