What is Mahaleo Ruby?

Mahaleo ruby

Basically a Mahaleo ruby or glass filled ruby is a low quality ruby. Often the ruby has so many fractures that it appears opaque and brown instead of red. These fractures are then filled with lead glass.Because of the addition of lead glass the clarity and color are dramatically improved. Creating a valuable looking ruby that in its natural form could not even be cut. The Problem With Mahaleo Ruby Unfortunately there are … [Read more…]