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Pearls

Pearls vary in color from white, or white with a hint of color to brown or black. Fresh water pearls are known for their dramatic beauty, timeless...

Mohs Scale

Mohs Scale
A scale of hardness used in classifying a series of reference minerals and position on the scale depends on ability and scratch minerals rated lower.

Peridot

Peridot
Peridot is my birthstone. I never liked it as a child, but now I have a fondness for it. Peridot's history begins on a small desert Island 50 miles...

Tiger's Eye

Tiger's Eye
Tiger's eye is a chatoyant gemstone. It is usually a metamorphic rock with a golden to red-brown color with a silky lustre.  Chatoyant - showing a ...