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Inclusions in Natural Sapphire

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    raghu
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    Dear all
    I am attaching a Sapphire picture along with. Can we identify origin by looking at the inclusions .A black tourmaline crystal is visible in it.

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    #207629
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    pierre
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    Hello.

    The best thing i know of is to use a spectroscope. There is diffrences in the lines depending from where the stone came from.

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    Pierre

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    sydp
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    Hi Pierre, can you explain further, say sapphire from East Africa, Sri Lanka or Australia etc thanks.

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