Tag Archives: rubies

Let’s Take Five

Eesha Patkar highlights the five revered gemstones from Saffronart’s upcoming jewellery auction Last month was a milestone for Saffronart. We held our most successful sale ever in our 15 year journey as an auction house. We achieved world records for … Continue reading

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It’s Still Bright In Here

Rashmi Rajgopal summarises the eight-day Neelam Kothari jewellery event as the eve draws to a close. Fin:  For those of you who dropped by the blog a few days ago, you’re in the know—today was the last day of Neelam … Continue reading

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Pigeon Blood: Burmese Rubies

Amy Lin of Saffronart explores the significance of rubies from Burma (Myanmar)  New York: Gleaming red with a fiery core, rubies have commanded the attention of kings and nobles throughout the centuries, who believed in the stone’s power to harbor … Continue reading

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