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Leading supplier of responsibly sourced colored gemstones takes the lead in education on rubies

Updated: Sep 19, 2016 17:06 IST

New Delhi [India], Sep 19 (ANI- Business Wire India): Revered and desired throughout history, rubies have long since been shrouded in mystery. Gemfields is pleased to announce the launch of the new Gemfields Masterclass, Ruby Edition.

A ground-breaking new education experience set to de-mystify and build

understanding of these extraordinary gemstones.

As leading suppliers of responsibly sourced gemstones Gemfields is uniquely placed to host this, most comprehensive learning experience, developed in conjunction with leading industry experts*.

Accessible to consumers, trade, retailers, in fact anyone with an interest in these remarkable gemstones, the Gemfields Masterclass was launched today at the Hong Kong Gem and Jewellery Fair. To suit every level of understanding, the masterclass is available in three different iterations; basic, fundamental and advanced.

Covering the geology, geographic origin, history, qualities and classification and offering hands-on experiential skills, the masterclass will be the most comprehensive learning experience available, and be accompanied by the most comprehensive master set of rubies compiled to date.

Gemfields CEO Ian Harebottle states; "As leaders in the industry and pioneers of innovation, we are thrilled to present the Gemfields Masterclass, Ruby Edition. We believe that the experience is the most comprehensive and in-depth available, offering unrivalled education to all attendees, from our expert trade partners, through to consumers with a recreational interest in these incredible stones."

The Masterclass will be available globally from autumn. (ANI- Business Wire India)