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Legends and Folklore of the Mysterious Sapphire, the Stone of Destiny

Mysterious Sapphire

Written about in the text of many religions, mysterious Sapphire folktales and legends date to 1000 BC. While the sapphire comes in many colors, ancient beliefs mostly center upon the deep blue gemstones. Also known as Kashmir or Cornflower. Such as the rough Sapphire photographed by Gèry Parent above, Throughout history, these beautiful jewels have inspired fascination […]