A total of 4.40CT natural ruby with pigeon blood color is set in a nice solid 14k yellow gold band. The ring speaks a little victorian with a lot of substance. All 5 rubies are absolutely natural from Burma with only heat treatment. The rubies will never crack or change in structure with time or any jewelry cleaning or repair. Only a limited quantity is available for rubies like this in its natural state. They are different from glass-filled or enhanced rubies prevalent in the market. The following is the list of rubies ranging from the most valuable to the least: 1) natural, unheated ruby, 2) heated ruby, 3) flux treated ruby, 4) beryllium ruby, 5) glass-filled ruby. Natural, unheated rubies are not only astronomically expensive, they are very difficult to find. So we are carrying the next best option so everyone can have access to these crimson beauties.
Glass filled rubies are very common, have the greatest transparency, but is also the least valuable and the most brittle. If the rubies display too much transparency and a pretty color, but for some reason is cheap, then most likely you are getting glass-filled rubies.
If you want to own a nice, natural ruby ring without paying an astronomical value for everyday wear, this is it.