Red and Pink Gemstones
Here are all the red and pink gemstones that one is likely to come across in antique and vintage jewellery.
This is a bluish red to range-red corundum
This is a pinkish red variety of corundum (basically a less colour saturated form of ruby)
There are several varieties of garnet. For more information see here.
Red Spinel can be red to brownish red and pink
This is a pink variety of tourmaline and can be all shades of pink
This is a pink to orange pink beryl (discovered in 1910)
This is a pink to violet-pink variety of topaz that is created by heated golden brown topaz.
This is a brownish red to deep, dark red zircon
Red "Emerald" or 'BIXBIte'
This is a red to bluish red to orange-red beryl
Discovered in 1904
This is a violet-pink to pink-violet spodumene
Discovered in 1902
This is a red to violet-red tourmaline
First discovered 1822
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