Reserved For John
- 4.3 carat, 100% natural, Longido ruby nugget
- 0.6 carat Mozamique garnet
- One off design
- Gold vermeil
This ruby and garnet necklace is a one off design handmade from a large, 4.3 carat, ruby nugget from the famous Longido mines in Tanzania. The ruby is hand pinned in 18k gold vermeil with 24k gold heavy plated sterling silver faceted cube beads and a small, 0.6 carat, natural Mozambique garnet rondelle. The gems are presented on an 18k gold vermeil bail and 18" fine link trace chain.
Most rubies on the market are dyed/heat-treated or even lead or glass filled, however, the ruby used in this bracelet is 100% natural ruby in the most desired colour for this stone (pigeon blood red).