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Usage examples for aquamarine

  1. Agate, chalcedony, onyx, opal, beryl, lapis- lazuli, and aquamarine are represented by the radiant sheen emanating from distant suns, displaying an inexhaustible variety of colour, blended in tints of untold harmony. – The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost' by Thomas Orchard
  2. There are many other red stones in this group; sapphires, also, are a species of corundum, both the blue and the colourless varieties, as are also the aquamarine, the emerald, the amethyst, the topaz, and others, all of widely differing colour, as well as the star- shaped, or " aster" ruby, called the " ruby" cat's- eye. – The Chemistry, Properties and Tests of Precious Stones by John Mastin
  3. To these may be added the opal, under Scorpio; the garnet, under Aries; and the turquoise, under Cancer, when Saturn is therein; and the aquamarine, under Pisces; and among the temporary talismans of vegetation we may add that, the young shoots, bearing the flower and seed vessels, are the portions of chief virtue, and the young shoots of trees. – The-Light-of-Egypt-or-the-science-of-the-soul-and-the-stars-Volume-2 by Burgoyne, Thomas H.
  4. Peachy was at the height of her blonde bloom; all pearl and gold, all rose and aquamarine. – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore
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