Ruby Kyanite Teardrop Cabochon
Weight: 8.8g (44.0 ct)
Approx. dimensions: 3.0cm x 2.2 cm
Ruby Kyanite, also referred to as Ruby in Kyanite, is the combination of the beautiful blues of Kyanite and the red to purple colors of Ruby. Ruby is a variety of the mineral Corundum, a crystalline form of aluminum oxide. Kyanite is a blue aluminosilicate mineral, typically found in aluminum rich metamorphic or sedimentary rocks. Kyanite gets its name from the color cyan. Together Ruby and Kyanite create an intriguing pair.