Difference between revisions of "Sapphire"

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*sapphire (also known as ''ultramarine''; originally referred to lapis lazuli; changed its identity following the [[Crusades]])
 
*sapphire (also known as ''ultramarine''; originally referred to lapis lazuli; changed its identity following the [[Crusades]])
 
*cyan (azurite or poss. sodalite; also referred to a ceramic imitation of ''turquoise'')
 
*cyan (azurite or poss. sodalite; also referred to a ceramic imitation of ''turquoise'')
*callais (also known as turquoise; however, Pliny classed it as an emerald due to its greenish tint)
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*callais (also known as turquoise; however, [[Pliny]] classed it as an emerald due to its greenish tint)
  
  

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