Mother of Pearl Photos        
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Translucent Gemstones

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Roger Weller, geology instructor               

Mother of Pearl
last edited:  11/15/17    number of photos:  1
Technically, mother of pear is a gem,
but not a gemstone. 
The mineral is aragonite, CaCO
hardness: 3


mother of pearl in jewelry
mother of pearl beads:  A

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