The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington DC carries an eclectic mix of beautiful stones from all over the world and throughout different eras in history. One of the stones that the Smithsonian carries is the Carmen Lucia Ruby ring. This legendary stone is as romantic as the legend itself. Embedded in the Carmen Lucia stone is a love story that has transcended death. Watch the video to hear more stories about one stone that has been known to carry a ” curse” and the love story that is embedded in a ruby gem.