Re: The King's Crapion



<stacylightfoot@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
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Besides for amber, what other semi-precious to precious stones did the
medievals use for jewelry?

Lapis lazuli is quite good for incising as a seal. Garnet, agate, onyx,
tiger's eye, amethyst and such like also seem likely for mediaeval jewelry.
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Andrew Chaplin
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