Gold ring, Au 375/1000 (9K). White gold. With genuine, natural gemstone - ruby (pidgeon blood color). Ring in the color of love, gives uniqueness to its owner. Ruby is the birthstone of July, stone of the Scorpio zodiac sign and the appropriate gift at a 40th wedding anniversary. One of the magical legend says that when a person touches ??all four sides of your house, orchard or vineyard with a ruby, these will be protected from the elements such as fire, hail, and the harvest will be rich. Another interesting feature of ruby is the ability to control amorous desires, negative thoughts, conciliation and dispersion of toxic vapors. For centuries it is said that ruby is able to stave off gloom and nightmares and to protect the wearer from the wounds of fate. If such a danger is at hand, ruby will dim compared to its natural color and thus notify wearer about the upcoming danger. If the danger has passed, ruby returns to the original color. Eastern teachings was even prescribing finely ground ruby in fruit juice as a medication against upsetting fear and to induce a good mood. Ruby, crushed in a water, should relieve the eye diseases and help with liver problems. Ruby is highly prized in Hinduism, where the most precious ruby is called a Brahmin. It has the ability to protect its owner from evil at all times. It has the ability to protect its owner from all evil at all times. Hindus are keeping valuable Brahmin away from lower-cost rubies to preserve the purity and power of this precious gemstones. Gemstone characteristics: Type: Genuine, natural gemstone - ruby. Country of origin: Madagaskar. Carat weight: 0.90 ct. Round cut, faceted, diameter 5 mm. Color: Red - rare, "pidgeon blood" color. Clarity: VS. Luster: Excellent. Hardness: 9.0 Mohs. Specific gravity: 3.97 - 4.05. Refractive index: 1.762 - 1.778. Width of the band ca. 3 mm.