Cushion-cut ruby, 12.07 carats, origin Mozambique
Bright red cushion-cut ruby from Mozambique, its deep crystalline luster is resplendent.
The ruby owes its name to its red color, from the Latin “rubeus” meaning “reddish”.
Rutile inclusions in ruby give this gem a soft shimmer called “bristles” and when the ruby is cabochon cut, these bristles produce an “asterism” or sometimes cat’s eye effect depending on the gem. size orientation.
Imposing ruby of 12.07 carats of deep bright red tone to be mounted in a superb high jewelry jewel.
Weight: 12.07 carats
Size: 13.61 x 11.91 x 8.07mm
Hardness: 9 on Mohs scale
Laboratory certificate: No
Certificate of origin: Yes
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