Ruby is the Birthstone for July and the gem for the 15th & 40th anniversary, but it's intense red is sure to make you smile year around! Ruby is one of the most historically significant colored stones. Rubies are mentioned four times in the Bible, in association with attributes like beauty and wisdom. The glowing red of ruby suggests an inextinguishable flame burning in the stone!
Ruby has accumulated a host of legends over the centuries. Ruby retained its relevance even with the birth of the western world and has become one of the most sought-after gems. As a symbol of passion, ruby makes an ideal romantic gift.