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A TRANQUILITY IN THE EVENING
Childhood
Waiting at the Station
Sleepy Antique Seller
The Muse
Horsetail In Demantoid Garnet
Traveler's dinner
Rutile Needles In Garnet
Happy Dance
A Rainbow over Frankfurt Am Main
What?
Rutile In Sapphire Galaxy
Unhatched Termite Ball In Amber
Discoid Fracture In Apatite
Tribal Mother
Flood in Pavia, Italy
Old Americana
Three Sisters of the Tetons
Nothing in the middle of Nowhere
Bored at the Family Reunion
Sun through the pines
Fall flowers
Did I hear the can open?
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Rutile In Sapphire Galaxy

Here we have intersecting Rutile needles in a Star Sapphire. These intact Rutile needles prove that there has been no heat treatment, which, is commonly used to improve the color of Sapphires.

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Costa Mesa, California, United States of America
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Date Taken: 09.2016
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