Precious Stones in Turkey

 

On your vacations in Turkey you will see many jewellery shops with shining nice jewels but which of this beautiful stones belongs to Turkey?

In Anatolia gemstones have been known and used in various forms of jewellery for the past 5000 years.

Significant stones produced in Turkey are diaspore, agate, blue chalcedony, obsidien, onyx, turquaz, crystal quartz, garnet, levander jade, meerschaum.

Relatively new, Zultanite is a gemstone which has 7 different color tons according to light that is dedicated to Ottoman sultans as name.

 

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