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The rare 65.5-carat rough purple apatite has been cut into a 21.53-carat faceted gemstone. Photo © Dennis Creaser.

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Quarry yields record-breaking gemstone

A quarry that operated in the early 1900s is believed to have yielded the largest piece of apatite ever to be found in North America. Read more »
Researchers have found carvings in the ancient Egyptian Gebel el Silsila sandstone quarry.

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Dig site yields ancient quarry carvings

Relief carvings discovered at a quarry that is thousands of years old are believed to depict the way in which Egyptians transported their stone in ancient times. Read more »


 


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