Every colour of the rainbow

Every colour of the rainbow. We have all heard about red rubies, blue sapphires, green emeralds and of course white diamonds.
However, what about the rest of the colours, the pinks, yellows, oranges, in fact every colour of the rainbow.

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Guide to gemstones – some myths and legends

Gemstones have played various roles in the myths and legends of human cultures throughout history.
Some tell a story or are believed to have special powers, but all of them share a common beauty.Gemstones have played various roles in the myths and legends of human cultures throughout history.
Some tell a story or are believed to have special powers, but all of them share a common beauty.

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Marie Antoinette’s jewels go up for auction

Marie Antoinette’s jewels go up for auction – including a ring containing a lock of her hair.
Sotheby’s in Geneva is selling the royal jewels of the Bourbon-Parma family, spanning centuries of European history.

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