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Ruby inventory icon
Type Gem – Crafting material
Placeable Yes
Max stack 999
Rarity Rarity Level: 0
Sell 22 Silver Coin 50 Copper Coin
Internal Item ID: 178
Ruby is a gem found deep underground. The blocks they come from look like stone with little light red gems in them. They are the third most valuable gem (second in minable terms), after diamond. They are also used in the most crafting recipes. As of 1.2, you are able to place rubies as well as all other gems.
A player encountering a deposit of Ruby.


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Result IngredientsCrafting Station
Red Torch.png Red Torch (3) Torch.png Torch (3) By Hand
Ruby.png Ruby
Red Stained Glass.png Red Stained Glass (20) Glass Wall.png Glass Wall (20) Work Bench.png Work Bench
Ruby.png Ruby
Multicolored Stained Glass.png Multicolored Stained Glass (50) Glass Wall.png Glass Wall (50)
Amethyst.png Amethyst
Topaz.png Topaz
Sapphire.png Sapphire
Emerald.png Emerald
Ruby.png Ruby
Ruby Gemspark Block.png Ruby Gemspark Block (20) Glass.png Glass (20)
Ruby.png Ruby (1)
Ruby Robe.png Ruby Robe Robe.png Robe (1) Loom.png Loom
Ruby.png Ruby (10)
Ruby Staff.png Ruby Staff Gold Bar.png Gold Bar (10) Lead Anvil.png Lead Anvil /
Iron Anvil.png Iron Anvil
Ruby.png Ruby (8)
Gold Crown.png Gold Crown Gold Bar.png Gold Bar (30)
Ruby.png Ruby (1)
Platinum Crown.png Platinum Crown Platinum Bar.png Platinum Bar (30)
Ruby.png Ruby (1)
Ruby Hook.png Ruby Hook Ruby.png Ruby (15)
Large Ruby.png Large Ruby Ruby.png Ruby (15)
Red Phaseblade.png Red Phaseblade Meteorite Bar.png Meteorite Bar (20)
Ruby.png Ruby (10)


  • It resembles a coin in the way it is cut.


  • 1.2.3:
  • 1.2: Stack limit increased from 99 to 999, can now be placed.
  • 1.1: Sell cost changed from 30 Silver Coin to 22 Silver Coin 50 Copper Coin.
  • 1.0.5: Now have a sparkle effect.
  • 1.0.4: Sell value reduced.
  • Pre-Release: Introduced.
Amethyst.png Amethyst • Topaz.png Topaz • Sapphire.png Sapphire • Emerald.png Emerald • Ruby.png Ruby • Diamond.png Diamond • Amber.png Amber
Consumables: Healing Potion.png Potions ( Inferno Potion.png Buff Potions) • Shuriken.png Consumable Weapons

High Velocity Bullet.png Ammunition • Jungle Grass Seeds.png Seeds • Fallen Star.png Materials ( Feather.png Drops • Copper Ore.png Ores • Iron Bar.png Bars) • Silver Coin.png Other