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The Guinness Book of World Records names Painite as the rarest gem mineral on earth. Painite has so far only been found in Myanmar, Indonesia. Colours vary from pink to brown and like diamond, Painite will appear a different colour when viewed from different angles. Very few Painite crystals are known to exist and even fewer have been cut into gemstones.
Unheated Yellow Sapphires for Jyotish, Vedic Astrology and Ayurveda
Yellow sapphire is the Jyotish gem related to Jupiter, which is the planet of happiness, prosperity, luck and fortune.
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Woodworking is an interesting hobby. Wood working is a very useful and admired craft. While it's not easy, there are many great things you can learn to help you along your journey. With a bit of practice, your end products may just amaze you.TIP! One good product to use if you are staining your pr
Updated Mohs Hardness Scale. Diamond is now listed as the 3rd Hardest Substance known to man. JPG from PDF file from www.sedonagemandmineral.org/resources/Updated_Mohs_Scale.pdf ...........ThingOfInterest@pinterest
Star Ruby from Burma. Star rubies and sapphires are not as rare as you may think. Star rubies and star sapphires are gemstones that exhibit a star-like phenomenon known as asterism. Star gems contain intersecting needle-like inclusions (often the mineral rutile, a mineral composed primarily of comprised of titanium dioxide) that cause the appearance of a six-rayed 'star'-shaped pattern when viewed with a single overhead light source. To cause a star, the rutile needles form in parallel…
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Corundum var ruby trapiche Mong Hsu, Shan State, Burma (Myanmar). Largest crystal 6 mm in diameter.
Uncut Rough Diamond Crystal No. 57264 for sale of Diamond (26.52 carat gray octahedral crystal) from Republic of Sakha, Siberia, Russia.
Uncut Rough Crystal No. 57264 of Diamond (26.52 carat gray octahedral crystal) from Republic of Sakha, Siberia, Russia available for sale from John Betts, crystal and minerals dealer in NY, NY.