Ruby Photos                        
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Roger Weller, geology instructor                       

wellerr@cochise.edu


 

Ruby
last edited:  2/23/18    number of photos:  29
Ruby is red-colored corundum, Al2O3                          
The red color comes from the presence of chromium.
corundum as a mineral

 

lectures on rubies
Rubies- Michelle Cruz 
Rubies- Shawn Kellerman
 

faceted rubies

ruby, faceted:  A  B  C  D  E F G H I J*

ruby, faceted-lab created:  A

 

rubies in jewelry
ruby, beads:  A  B  C  D  E                                                       

ruby, ring:  A  B  C  D  E  F  G                                                                                                                                           
ruby earrings:  A    
 

rubies, uncut
ruby, crystals:  A  B  C  D  E

 

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