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List of Pakistan Gemstones- Gemstones of Pakistan

Pakistan has a long list of gemstones which are still unexplored. Till 1947, there were only a few gemstones famous internationally from Pakistan. However, until now new gemstones and minerals have been found. Here is the list of gemstones in Pakistan. 
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Star Phenomena in the Sapphire and Ruby Stones | Star Saphhires Identification

Star phenoman in rubies and sapphires is common. That is due to their asterism or internal reflection. In cabochon form, star makes the low grade Corundum also valuable. Chemically, star sapphire is an aluminum oxide and forms as trigonal crystals.
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Types of Crystal Structure and How Crystals are formed? Crystal and Mineral Identification

There are different types of Crystal Structure by which you can recognize. Information about crystallization of any Gemstone and Minerals help us in identification. Researchers have divided crystals by Shape and by properties.
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Story of The World Largest Cut Aquamarine "Dome Pedro

This is story of the world Largest Cut Aquamarine Gemstone " The Dom Pedro" It would have been of more value if it would not have been broken into 3 pieces. It was 100 pound 45kg in its original weight and 3 feet in total size.
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About Tanzanite Birthstone for the M/o December

Tanzanite is a December Birthstone. The main source of Tanzanite is Tanzania.
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Natural Facet Grade Amethyst Gemstones for cutting

Amethyst is a form of Quartz crystals. Zambian amethyst has dark purple color. Amethyst is the world popular stone and desired by ladies especially. Amethyst is found in Russia, USA, Afghanistan, Zambia, Brazil, Mexico, Africa, Canada and Europe.
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Opal Gemstones

Precious opals have beautiful iridescent phenomena. Their main body is white to black body colour....
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Tour to Green Emerald Gemstones Mine, Shangla Swat

The Shangla mine is famous for top quality rich green colour Emeralds. It also produces glass-like clarity. Shangla has very technical geology formation. The emeralds in Shangla are formed with the help of water. which increases its luster and they are old mountains. 
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$10150000USD Peacock Necklace of 109ct Kashmir Sapphires Setting New Records in Nov, 2018

101m 500 Thousand Dollars Peacock Necklace of 109ct Kashmir Sapphires Setting New Records in Nov, 2018
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The World Most Expensive Gemstones

The mother earth having almost 4,000 minerals in its lap. Still, we discover new with the passage of time in any location of the world. What makes the gemstones and mineral rare and expensive. It is not only because they are rare but they have something very unique characteristics in form of trace impurities or other factors.
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How Gem Minerals Reach us at the cost of Miner's life- A Documentary on Ruby Mining Hunza, Pakistan" on YouTube

How Gem Minerals Reach us at the cost of Miner's life- A Documentary on Ruby Mining Hunza, Pakistan" on YouTube
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