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    Sapphire – Natural, Cabochon, Blue, 563.35 ct

    The Star of India. Photo by Jill Clardy. Licensed under CC By-SA 2.0.

    Article: Eight Famous Sapphires and the Stories Behind Them

    Credit: Jill Clardy

    GemstoneSapphire, Corundum
    Natural or man madeNatural
    OriginSri Lanka
    Carat Weight563.35
    Gem StateCabochon
    Photo phenomenaAsterism