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sapphire

Michael Clarke

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

Second edition

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199569922
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727146
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A rich blue gemstone, the name comes from the Greek word for blue. Sapphire is a variety of the corundum mineral, as is ...

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