Ruby is the traditional birthstone for the month of July.
Ruby is the color of passion, anger, and love. The birthstone of July, Rubies have long been desired by all cultures in history and is even mentioned four times in the Bible. It has been believed throughout the ages to hold the power of life, protecting warriors, guarantee health, wealth, wisdom, and the success of love. In 2015 a 25.59ct Ruby ring sold for $1,266,901 per carat, setting a new world record at auction for colored stones.