Ruby

Difference between Synthetics and Natural Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald

How to tell the difference between natural rubies, sapphires, emeralds from synthetics? Lookswise there is no difference between synthetics and natural gemstones. They have the same chemical composition, crystal structure, and properties as natural gemstones. The only way to tell is by looking at internal inclusions or clarity characteristics. The price difference between natural gemstones …

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How much does it cost to buy Natural Burma Ruby in Bangkok, Thailand?

Another common question which always comes to us is “How much does it cost to buy a Burma ruby in Bangkok?” “ Shouldn’t it be cheaper to buy the rubies at the source in Myanmar like at Mogok or Mong Hsu instead of coming to Bangkok?” “ Why will the rubies be cheaper in Bangkok?” …

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How much is untreated emerald? - GIA 2.87 carats No Oil Emerald

Rare 3.02 carats unheated ruby & GIA certified 2.87 carats no oil & untreated emerald!

We have recently acquired two very unique gemstones.  Both are 100% natural and not subject to any treatment by man! The first one is an unheated and no treatment 3.02 carats vivid red ruby from Mozambique.  The stone has been certified by GRS (Gemresearch Swisslab).  Details in how rare this type of ruby is can be read …

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Natural ruby buying & treatment guide – How to buy and tell the difference between natural unheated, heated, new glass filled ruby treatment?

Why is Learning Ruby Treatment Important? Distinguishing between natural no treatment rubies to heated or new treatment rubies is a very important skill every ruby gemstone buyer should learn before venturing out to buy one. The price between each level of treatment can range from.  Exceptionally expensive US$10,000 per carat for unheated natural rubies.  To …

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Welcome to Buy Gemstone Info page! Your source for buying the right gemstones! We hope if you are visiting this blog, you are interested in learning about what are gemstones, the different types of gemstones and practical ways in acquiring gemstones.  The main purpose of this blog is provided below: A quick guide in what are gemstones and …

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