Red corals are organic gemstones formed out of the skeletons of individual polyps that join into a colony. It has the shape of small leafless bushes, and is flaming red in color.
There are 7 treasures of Buddhism: gold, silver, pearls, carnelian, amber, lapis lazuli and the most precious one, red coral.
Red coral grows at 200 to 2000 meters depth and is a treasure of the sea which many collectors dream of acquiring.
80% of the red corals in the world are from Taiwan, and red coral is often called Taiwan red coral because it is mostly collected, processed and sold in Taiwan.
This dragon and phoenix piece is a gorgeous and elegant bright red coral that is luxurious and extremely rare.