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Red Rubies Versus Rubellites

Red Gemstones: Rubies Versus Rubellites

Pink to deep-red gemstones, rubies are a part of the ‘big four’, the four precious gemstones that make up a vast majority of the world’s fine jewelry. Rubellites, on the other hand, are a pink to red variety of the Tourmaline family, a category of semi-precious stones available in almost every color of the spectrum.