A fantastic, vintage ring with delicate charm and can be comfortably worn daily with any wardrobe. The birthstone of July, it embodies passion, desire, motivation, and power.
Ruby bespeaks of nobility, power, prestige and elite status in the world. It is a stone hailed and coveted by royalty of civilizations worldwide from ancient times to present day. Many civilizations believed the ruby was the king of all gemstones and in some cases was more desired and valuable than diamonds. The King of Ceylon was said to be in possession of one of the most magnificent rubies on Earth. Marco Polo relayed this information to Kublai Khan who lusted after the ruby and offered the King of Ceylon an entire city in exchange for the ruby; but was refused. The ruby gemstone works with the life force of all living beings and will activate and work through all of your Chakras. As its color suggests it works like a bloodline between the mortal and immortal worlds bringing supernatural grace, power and wonderment. It attracts prosperity, confidence and wisdom while also stimulating the passions, desires and erotic attachments of the heart, mind and body. It is a stone of all forms of love and the perfection which accompanies true love. Which is why it was long considered the stone for brides rather than the diamond. Rubies were considered warm and holding the blood of life within its grasp, whereas diamonds were considered colder and less responsive to the needs of the heart.
Ruby gemstones are usually a maroon red to blood red in color and vary greatly by location and quality of the specimen.
The ring is crafted from 10k solid yellow gold, with a ruby gemstones and diamond accents, size 7. This piece is vintage, it is not brand new, and has slight wear.