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What’s Distinctive About Chanthaburi Sapphire?

Chanthaburi Sapphire Thailand has been a pacesetter within the international corundum commerce because the Nineteen Fifties. Bangkok and Chanthaburi stay necessary remedy and buying and selling facilities regardless that many—although not all—of the nation’s corundum deposits are almost exhausted. Because … Continue reading

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bijoux-et-mineraux: Corundum var. Sapphire – Ratnapura,…

bijoux-et-mineraux: Corundum var. Sapphire – Ratnapura, Ratnapura District, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka Geology Nerd

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ifuckingloveminerals: earthstory: Zawadi sapphire A recently…

ifuckingloveminerals: earthstory: Zawadi sapphire A recently found (2010) opaque variety of Corundum displays a beautiful golden bronzey sheen. Its moniker comes from the Swahili word for ‘gift of the Earth’. Only found in Kenya so far near its border with … Continue reading

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World’s largest blue star sapphire ‘found in Sri Lanka’

The largest blue star sapphire in the world, weighing 1,404 carats and worth up to £120million, has been discovered in Sri Lanka. It is worth at least an estimated £68million ($ 100million) but could sell for up to £120million ($ … Continue reading

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ZAFFIRO – SAPPHIRE

Categoria: Pietre PrezioseSottoCategoria: Pietre PrezioseCommento: durezza, colore ed abito sono di solito sufficienti al riconoscimento di questo importantissimo minerale. Bisogna fare attenzione, a volte gioiellieri ed addetti del settore usano i termini zaffiro giallo, zaffiro bianco etc., ricordiamo che il … Continue reading

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