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Ruby for Sale: Buy Ruby Online, Natural Rubies, In Stock

Ruby for Sale: Buy Ruby Online, Natural Rubies, In Stock

Discover natural Ruby for Sale from many different locations like Burma, Madagascar, Mozambique and Thailand. Buy Ruby in popular shapes and sizes which are suitable for all kinds of jewelry. Our loose Rubies for sale are available in singles, matching pairs and parcels; perfect for any type of jewelry such as rings, earrings, wedding bands, pendants and more. We sell only natural Rubies and offer certification from well known gemological labs like ICA Gemlab and AIG Gemlab.

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127.45 ct Oval Star Ruby, 28.6 x 26.2 mm From Madagascar

Buy Natural Star Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 127.45 carat weight Star Ruby

127.45ct1 Piece
$ 2,102.93
28.6 x 26.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Star Ruby
Star Ruby Weight: 127.45 ct Star Ruby
Star Ruby Shape: Oval Cabochon Star Ruby
Star Ruby Size: 28.6 x 26.2 mm Star Ruby
Star Ruby Color: Reddish Purple Star Ruby
Star Ruby Clarity: Opaque Star Ruby
Star Ruby Origin: Madagascar Star Ruby
Star Ruby Treatment: Untreated
Star Ruby Quantity: 1
Star Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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0.97 carat Round Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 5.6 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 0.97 carat weight Ruby

0.97ct1 Piece
$ 298.76
5.6 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 0.97 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Round Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 5.6 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.4 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.2 x 5.2 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.40 carat weight Ruby

1.40ct1 Piece
$ 1,078.00
7.2 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.40 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.2 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.22 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.1 x 5.2 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.22 carat weight Ruby

1.22ct1 Piece
$ 1,048.53
7.1 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.22 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.1 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium-Dark Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.59 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 6.9 x 6.1 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.59 carat weight Ruby

1.59ct1 Piece
$ 1,224.30
6.9 x 6.1 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.59 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 6.9 x 6.1 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Reddish Pink Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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35.88 ct Oval Star Ruby, 19.9 x 18.1 mm From Madagascar

Buy Natural Star Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 35.88 carat weight Star Ruby

35.88ct1 Piece
$ 592.02
19.9 x 18.1 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Star Ruby
Star Ruby Weight: 35.88 ct Star Ruby
Star Ruby Shape: Oval Cabochon Star Ruby
Star Ruby Size: 19.9 x 18.1 mm Star Ruby
Star Ruby Color: Magenta Pink Star Ruby
Star Ruby Clarity: Opaque Star Ruby
Star Ruby Origin: Madagascar Star Ruby
Star Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Star Ruby Quantity: 1
Star Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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29.52ct1 Piece
$ 1,328.40
16 x 15.8 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 29.52 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Cushion-Cut Ruby
Ruby Size: 16 x 15.8 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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17.99 ct Oval Star Ruby, 16.2 x 14.3 mm From Madagascar

Buy Natural Star Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 17.99 carat weight Star Ruby

17.99ct1 Piece
$ 237.47
16.2 x 14.3 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Star Ruby
Star Ruby Weight: 17.99 ct Star Ruby
Star Ruby Shape: Oval Cabochon Star Ruby
Star Ruby Size: 16.2 x 14.3 mm Star Ruby
Star Ruby Color: Medium-Dark Purple Star Ruby
Star Ruby Clarity: Opaque Star Ruby
Star Ruby Origin: Madagascar Star Ruby
Star Ruby Treatment: Heated
Star Ruby Quantity: 1
Star Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.04ct1 Piece
$ 893.83
6.7 x 5.3 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.04 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Pear Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 6.7 x 5.3 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Wine Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.05 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.2 x 5 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.05 carat weight Ruby

1.05ct1 Piece
$ 902.43
7.2 x 5 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.05 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.2 x 5 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium-Dark Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.80ct1 Piece
$ 1,463.87
11.6 x 5.4 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.80 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Marquise Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 11.6 x 5.4 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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0.93 carat Round Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 5.7 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 0.93 carat weight Ruby

0.93ct1 Piece
$ 320.91
5.7 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 0.93 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Round Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 5.7 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Pinkish Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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3.36ct1 Piece
$ 67.20
13.1 x 10.5 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 3.36 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Carved Leaf Ruby
Ruby Size: 13.1 x 10.5 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Dark Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: Opaque Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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0.83 carat Round Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 5.4 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 0.83 carat weight Ruby

0.83ct1 Piece
$ 286.41
5.4 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 0.83 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Round Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 5.4 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Reddish Pink Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.29 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7 x 5.1 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.29 carat weight Ruby

1.29ct1 Piece
$ 950.76
7 x 5.1 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.29 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7 x 5.1 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Deep Reddish Pink Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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46.86 carat Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Madagascar, Natural Gem, 29 x 28.9 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 46.86 carat weight Ruby

46.86ct1 Piece
$ 993.90
29 x 28.9 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 46.86 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Carved Octagon Ruby
Ruby Size: 29 x 28.9 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium Purple Magenta Ruby
Ruby Clarity: Opaque Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.66ct1 Piece
$ 1,162.00
9.4 x 5.1 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.66 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Marquise Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 9.4 x 5.1 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Pinkish Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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0.87 carat Round Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 5.6 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 0.87 carat weight Ruby

0.87ct1 Piece
$ 267.96
5.6 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 0.87 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Round Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 5.6 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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2.02ct1 Piece
$ 9,045.32
7.2 x 6.8 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 2.02 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Cushion-Cut Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.2 x 6.8 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Pinkish Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Mozambique Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Untreated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.73ct1 Piece
$ 1,406.94
8.4 x 7.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.73 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Pear Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 8.4 x 7.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.27 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.2 x 5.2 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.27 carat weight Ruby

1.27ct1 Piece
$ 936.02
7.2 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.27 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.2 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Pinkish Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.1 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.1 x 5.1 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.10 carat weight Ruby

1.10ct1 Piece
$ 810.72
7.1 x 5.1 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.10 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.1 x 5.1 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Blood Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.93 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Madagascar, Natural Gems, 6.6 x 5 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 2 pcs | 1.93 carat weight Ruby

1.93ct (total)2 Pieces
$ 193.00
6.6 x 5 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 0.97 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 6.6 x 5 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Light Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Ruby Quantity: 2
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.28ct1 Piece
$ 943.39
6.7 x 5.6 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.28 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Pear Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 6.7 x 5.6 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.33 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.2 x 5.2 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.33 carat weight Ruby

1.33ct1 Piece
$ 1,024.10
7.2 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.33 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.2 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Reddish Pink Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.82ct1 Piece
$ 1,401.40
10.5 x 5.3 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.82 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Marquise Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 10.5 x 5.3 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Deep Reddish Pink Ruby
Ruby Clarity: SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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23.05 ct Oval Star Ruby, 18.5 x 15.6 mm From Madagascar

Buy Natural Star Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 23.05 carat weight Star Ruby

23.05ct1 Piece
$ 304.26
18.5 x 15.6 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Star Ruby
Star Ruby Weight: 23.05 ct Star Ruby
Star Ruby Shape: Oval Cabochon Star Ruby
Star Ruby Size: 18.5 x 15.6 mm Star Ruby
Star Ruby Color: Reddish Purple Star Ruby
Star Ruby Clarity: Opaque Star Ruby
Star Ruby Origin: Madagascar Star Ruby
Star Ruby Treatment: Heated
Star Ruby Quantity: 1
Star Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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15.51ct1 Piece
$ 1,240.80
15.7 x 13 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 15.51 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 15.7 x 13 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Deep Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VVS-VS Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.37 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.2 x 5.2 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.37 carat weight Ruby

1.37ct1 Piece
$ 959.00
7.2 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.37 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.2 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Jam Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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46.06 carat Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Madagascar, Natural Gem, 28.9 x 28.8 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 46.06 carat weight Ruby

46.06ct1 Piece
$ 1,074.62
28.9 x 28.8 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 46.06 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Carved Octagon Ruby
Ruby Size: 28.9 x 28.8 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Boysenberry Purple Ruby
Ruby Clarity: Opaque Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.06ct1 Piece
$ 781.24
9.1 x 4.1 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.06 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Marquise Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 9.1 x 4.1 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Blood Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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6.83ct1 Piece
$ 341.50
11 x 10.8 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 6.83 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Heart Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 11 x 10.8 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Pinkish Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.35 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 6.8 x 5.5 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.35 carat weight Ruby

1.35ct1 Piece
$ 994.98
6.8 x 5.5 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.35 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 6.8 x 5.5 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Deep Reddish Pink Ruby
Ruby Clarity: SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
Product Description:
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1.12ct1 Piece
$ 862.40
9.1 x 4.4 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.12 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Marquise Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 9.1 x 4.4 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Pinkish Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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0.78 carat Round Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 5.7 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 0.78 carat weight Ruby

0.78ct1 Piece
$ 279.58
5.7 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 0.78 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Round Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 5.7 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Reddish Pink Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.01ct1 Piece
$ 868.04
7.2 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.01 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Pear Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.2 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Medium-Dark Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.18ct1 Piece
$ 1,014.16
10.1 x 5.3 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.18 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Marquise Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 10.1 x 5.3 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Blood Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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2.41 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Madagascar, Natural Gems, 7 x 5 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 2 pcs | 2.41 carat weight Ruby

2.41ct (total)2 Pieces
$ 132.55
7 x 5 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.21 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7 x 5 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Light Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Ruby Quantity: 2
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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24.29 ct Oval Star Ruby, 17.9 x 15.4 mm From Madagascar

Buy Natural Star Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 24.29 carat weight Star Ruby

24.29ct1 Piece
$ 320.63
17.9 x 15.4 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Star Ruby
Star Ruby Weight: 24.29 ct Star Ruby
Star Ruby Shape: Oval Cabochon Star Ruby
Star Ruby Size: 17.9 x 15.4 mm Star Ruby
Star Ruby Color: Medium-Dark Purple Star Ruby
Star Ruby Clarity: Opaque Star Ruby
Star Ruby Origin: Madagascar Star Ruby
Star Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Star Ruby Quantity: 1
Star Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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2.77ct (total)2 Pieces
$ 277.00
7.1 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.39 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.1 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Light Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Ruby Quantity: 2
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.07ct1 Piece
$ 836.01
9 x 4.7 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.07 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Marquise Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 9 x 4.7 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Blood Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.23 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.1 x 5.2 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.23 carat weight Ruby

1.23ct1 Piece
$ 947.10
7.1 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.23 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.1 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Jam Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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17.36 ct Oval Star Ruby, 15.6 x 12.8 mm From Madagascar

Buy Natural Star Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 17.36 carat weight Star Ruby

17.36ct1 Piece
$ 229.15
15.6 x 12.8 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Star Ruby
Star Ruby Weight: 17.36 ct Star Ruby
Star Ruby Shape: Oval Cabochon Star Ruby
Star Ruby Size: 15.6 x 12.8 mm Star Ruby
Star Ruby Color: Medium-Dark Purple Star Ruby
Star Ruby Clarity: Opaque Star Ruby
Star Ruby Origin: Madagascar Star Ruby
Star Ruby Treatment: Heated
Star Ruby Quantity: 1
Star Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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37.2 ct Oval Star Ruby, 20.3 x 17.2 mm From Madagascar

Buy Natural Star Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 37.20 carat weight Star Ruby

37.20ct1 Piece
$ 491.04
20.3 x 17.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Star Ruby
Star Ruby Weight: 37.20 ct Star Ruby
Star Ruby Shape: Oval Cabochon Star Ruby
Star Ruby Size: 20.3 x 17.2 mm Star Ruby
Star Ruby Color: Boysenberry Purple Star Ruby
Star Ruby Clarity: Opaque Star Ruby
Star Ruby Origin: Madagascar Star Ruby
Star Ruby Treatment: Heated
Star Ruby Quantity: 1
Star Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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7.67ct1 Piece
$ 383.50
10.3 x 10.1 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 7.67 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Cushion-Cut Ruby
Ruby Size: 10.3 x 10.1 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Dark Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS Ruby
Ruby Origin: Madagascar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Fracture Filled
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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0.4 carat Round Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 4 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 0.40 carat weight Ruby

0.40ct1 Piece
$ 132.00
4 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 0.40 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Round Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 4 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Dark Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.50ct1 Piece
$ 1,219.90
10.4 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.50 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Marquise Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 10.4 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Deep Crimson Ruby
Ruby Clarity: VS-SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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1.26 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.2 x 5.2 mm

Buy Natural Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 1.26 carat weight Ruby

1.26ct1 Piece
$ 928.65
7.2 x 5.2 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Ruby
Ruby Weight: 1.26 ct Ruby
Ruby Shape: Oval Facet Ruby
Ruby Size: 7.2 x 5.2 mm Ruby
Ruby Color: Jam Red Ruby
Ruby Clarity: SI Ruby
Ruby Origin: Myanmar Ruby
Ruby Treatment: Heated
Ruby Quantity: 1
Ruby Certificate: GemSelect
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19.78 ct Oval Star Ruby, 15.9 x 13.9 mm From Madagascar

Buy Natural Star Ruby, Qty: 1 pc | 19.78 carat weight Star Ruby

19.78ct1 Piece
$ 261.10
15.9 x 13.9 mm
Item Description
Stone Type: Loose Star Ruby
Star Ruby Weight: 19.78 ct Star Ruby
Star Ruby Shape: Oval Cabochon Star Ruby
Star Ruby Size: 15.9 x 13.9 mm Star Ruby
Star Ruby Color: Medium-Dark Purple Star Ruby
Star Ruby Clarity: Opaque Star Ruby
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1.04 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 7.1 x 5.1 mm

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1.41 carat Oval Ruby, loose Certified Ruby from Myanmar, Natural Gem, 6.7 x 5.6 mm

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127.68 ct Oval Star Ruby, 28.2 x 25.8 mm From Madagascar

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24.06ct1 Piece
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15.2 x 14.9 mm
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41.80ct1 Piece
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32.8 x 32.5 mm
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9.5 x 4.5 mm
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56 ct Oval Star Ruby, 20.6 x 19.1 mm From Madagascar

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20.6 x 19.1 mm
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10.8 x 5.6 mm
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33.79 ct Oval Star Ruby, 20.2 x 17.1 mm From Madagascar

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$ 446.03
20.2 x 17.1 mm
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Star Ruby Color: Reddish Purple Star Ruby
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$ 67.60
12.3 x 8.7 mm
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Ruby Size: 12.3 x 8.7 mm Ruby
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It would be very difficult to find a gemstone with more prestige and fame than the ruby. In the language of the ancient Hindus, Sanskrit, it was known as Ratnaraj, 'the king of precious stones' and sought after by kings, emperors and maharajahs throughout history.

Ruby Colors

As soon as you hear the word ruby the color red will pop into your mind. Not just any old red but an intense deep red that inspires passion and desire.

A ruby has to be red otherwise it is NOT a ruby but the color can range from a deep blood red to an almost orange-red with purple, brown or pink shades found in some examples.

Which is the best color is a matter of personal preference but the purer the red the more valuable the stone.

Read more about gemstones colors here

Ruby Price

The main factor in the price of a ruby will always be its color. The color of a red ruby loose gemstone is determined by the hue, tone and saturation.

The hue is the actual color of the gem as well as any underlying color - too much orange or too much purple can devalue a ruby.

The tone is how light or dark the gem is. Too dark will affect the ruby's brightness and too light can make the ruby appear pink.

The saturation is vividness or intensity of the color - a deeply colored, vivid ruby is a real find. Some rubies can fluoresce - glow under ultra violet light - which can enhance the intensity.

The perfect colored ruby has been described as pigeon blood red, usually found in Myanmar (Burma), but these are extremely rare.

Carat Weight

The general rule with any colored gemstone is the bigger the stone, the bigger the price. Of course there are factors like clarity, the quality of the cut and the intensity of the color to consider but carat weight will always be important.

Finding a quality ruby over 1 carat is not easy and as they increase in size, they increase in value significantly, carats do matter. A 2 carat ruby will be a lot more expensive than simply twice the price of a 1 carat ruby gemstone and a 5 carat ruby will be likely to be 25 times the price of a 1 carat gem all things being equal with color and quality.

It is very difficult to show an accurate price guide for such a diverse gemstone - heavily treated stones can be snapped up for as little as $15 a carat while heated rubies can be $250 - $10,000 per carat according to the size and color. A 25 carat untreated ruby sold for over $1m per carat recently!

What jewelry is Ruby suitable for?

Rubies have a rating of 9 on Mohs hardness scale. This durability means that they can be used for any type of jewelry and can be worn daily without any concerns about chipping, scratching or breaking.

Birthstones and Anniversaries

Ruby is the birthstone of July and makes a perfect gift for anyone celebrating a birthday in that month.

The ruby is the traditional gemstone gift for the 15th and 40th wedding anniversaries.

Ruby Gemstone for Sale

Dive into the captivating world of the Ruby Gemstone, now available for sale. Renowned for its rich crimson hue and representing passion and love, the ruby has been coveted throughout history. Seize this chance to own or gift a gemstone synonymous with royalty and elegance.

Ruby Gemstone Jewelry: The Pinnacle of Elegance

In the realm of gemstone jewelry, the Ruby stands unparalleled. Its vibrant red essence, embedded in necklaces, rings, or bracelets, adds a touch of luxury to any ensemble. For those seeking to make a bold statement or commemorate a special moment, ruby gemstone jewelry is the perfect choice.

The Alluring Ruby Pear Cut

The ruby pear cut is the embodiment of sophistication. With its teardrop shape, it combines the brilliance of both oval and marquise cuts, capturing light perfectly to accentuate the ruby's deep red tones. Whether set in a pendant, earring, or a ring, the ruby pear promises a unique and striking appearance.

Loose Ruby Gemstones: A World of Possibilities

For designers, collectors, or those looking to create a custom piece, loose ruby gemstones offer endless potential. Their raw beauty can be molded into any desired shape or setting, ensuring a personalized touch. Dive into the world of loose rubies and let your creativity take flight.

For a detailed ruby education please read our article here.

Note: At GemSelect we do not sell created gemstones of any kind, we sell natural gemstones only.

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FAQ's

What makes rubies red?

Rubies are red due to the presence of chromium in the mineral corundum.

How can you tell if a ruby is real?

Real rubies have unique inclusions and a vibrant red glow under light. A professional jeweler's loupe can help spot these features.

Who owns the biggest ruby in the world?

The Liberty Bell Ruby, the largest mined ruby, was stolen in a heist in 2011 and it has never been recovered.

Do rubies have any special powers?

Traditionally, rubies are believed to bring love, energy, passion, and power to their wearers.

What’s the best way to clean ruby jewelry?

Clean ruby jewelry with warm soapy water and a soft brush, avoiding harsh chemicals.

What settings make rubies look their best?

Rubies look stunning in both simple and elaborate settings; yellow and rose gold settings particularly highlight their red color.

Are rubies more expensive than diamonds?

High-quality rubies can be more expensive per carat than diamonds due to their rarity.

Can rubies easily get scratched?

Rubies are quite hard (9 on the Mohs scale), second only to diamonds, making them resistant to scratches.

Where do the best rubies come from?

The most prized rubies typically come from Myanmar (formerly Burma), known for their vibrant ,pigeon's blood, red color.

How does a ruby’s color affect its value?

The more intense and vivid the red, the more valuable the ruby.

Why do some rubies appear cloudy?

Cloudiness in rubies can be due to high levels of inclusions or poor cutting techniques.

How are rubies typically treated?

Rubies are often heat-treated to enhance their color and clarity.

What’s the most famous ruby of all time?

The Sunrise Ruby is the most famous, known for its size and the record price of $30 million dollars USD it fetched at auction.

Can wearing rubies bring you good luck?

Many cultures believe that rubies can bring good fortune and prosperity.

How are rubies graded?

Rubies are graded based on their color, clarity, cut, and carat weight, with color being the most important factor.

What's a great occasion to gift a ruby?

Rubies make perfect gifts for 40th wedding anniversaries and for anyone born in July, as it's their birthstone.

What to look for when buying a ruby?

Focus on the color, clarity, cut, and carat size. Also, inquire about any treatments the ruby may have undergone.

Why are some rubies super dark?

Some rubies can appear dark if they have excessive inclusions or if the color saturation is too high, which can reduce their transparency and brilliance.

Do rubies hold any historical significance?

Historically, rubies have been revered as symbols of wealth and power, often worn by royalty and high-ranking officials.

What myths are associated with rubies?

Rubies are often associated with life force and vitality due to their blood-red color. They're believed to protect warriors in battle.

How does the cut of a ruby affect its value?

A well-cut ruby maximizes the stone's color and luster, making it appear more vibrant and thus more valuable.

What metals look best with rubies?

Rubies are versatile and look stunning set in white, yellow, and rose gold, as well as platinum.

How are rubies used in modern jewelry?

Rubies are popular in everything from vintage designs to modern, minimalistic pieces, often paired with diamonds.

What’s the difference between Burmese and African rubies?

Burmese rubies are typically more valued due to their rich, deep red color, while African rubies can vary more in color and usually have more inclusions.

Is it okay to wear ruby jewelry every day?

Yes, rubies are durable enough for daily wear, but it's best to take them off during heavy physical activity to avoid damage.

How should I store my ruby jewelry?

Keep your ruby jewelry in a separate compartment in your jewelry box or in a soft pouch to prevent scratches.

Why do rubies have inclusions?

Inclusions are natural characteristics of rubies, often referred to as ,silk,, which can indicate the gemstone's authenticity.

Which celebrities are known for wearing rubies?

Celebrities like Jessica Chastain and Rihanna have been spotted wearing stunning ruby jewelry at red carpet events.

Are there different shades of red in rubies?

Yes, rubies can range from pinkish-red to deep crimson, with the most valuable being a vivid pigeon's blood red.

How does light affect a ruby’s color?

Light can enhance a ruby's color, making it appear brighter and more vivid, especially under sunlight.

What is the rarest type of ruby?

The rarest type of ruby is the ,pigeon's blood, colored ruby, known for its deep red color with a slight bluish hue.

Can rubies be reshaped or recut?

Yes, rubies can be reshaped or recut to improve their appearance or to fit different jewelry settings, but this should be done by a skilled gem cutter.

How much does a good ruby cost?

The cost of a good ruby can vary greatly depending on its color, clarity, size, and origin, with top-quality stones fetching significantly high prices.

How do rubies compare to other red gemstones?

Rubies are generally more valuable than other red gemstones like garnets due to their hardness, vibrant color, and rarity.

Can rubies be artificially enhanced?

Yes, rubies can be treated with heat to improve color and clarity, and some are filled with lead glass to fix fractures.

How do inclusions affect a ruby's value?

While minor inclusions are common and can authenticate a stone as natural, excessive inclusions can lower a ruby's value by affecting its clarity and brilliance.

What are the latest trends in ruby jewelry?

Contemporary designs that mix rubies with other gemstones, minimalist settings, and rubies in unconventional colors like pinkish-red are trending.

Do rubies fade over time?

Rubies are stable and do not fade with time, making them excellent for heirloom jewelry.

What are star rubies?

Star rubies exhibit a phenomenon known as asterism, which is a six-pointed star pattern that appears on the surface when light is shone on them.

Which zodiac signs are associated with rubies?

Rubies are associated with Capricorn, and they are also the traditional birthstone for those born in July.

Are rubies considered a good investment?

High-quality rubies have held their value well and can be a good investment, especially rarer stones like untreated pigeon's blood rubies.

How are rubies mined?

Rubies are mined using methods such as open pit mining, tunnel mining, and, occasionally, river panning.

Is there an etiquette for wearing rubies?

No specific etiquette—rubies can be worn on any occasion, adding a touch of luxury and color to any outfit.

Can rubies be part of an engagement ring?

Absolutely! A ruby engagement ring is a vibrant and distinctive choice, symbolizing passion and love.

How has the popularity of rubies changed over time?

Rubies have always been highly valued for their beauty and rarity. Their popularity continues to grow as they are celebrated both in traditional and modern jewelry settings.

What is the first step in purchasing a quality ruby gemstone?

Begin by researching the characteristics of high-quality rubies, such as color intensity and clarity, and learn about reputable gemstone dealers.

What certifications should I look for when buying a ruby?

Look for certifications from reputable organizations like ICA GemLab (International Colored Gemstone Association Laboratory) or AIG (American International GemLab) which confirm the gemstone’s authenticity and any treatments.

How can I tell the difference between a natural and a synthetic ruby?

Natural rubies have natural inclusions and a more varied color distribution, while synthetic ones often appear too perfect and have uniform coloration.

What are the key factors that determine the price of a ruby?

Color, clarity, cut, and carat weight are the primary factors, with color being the most significant determinant.

How do treatments affect the value of a ruby?

Treated rubies are generally less valuable than untreated ones. Common treatments include heat treatment to improve color and clarity.

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