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- Nephrite is a variety of the calcium, magnesium, and iron-rich amphibole minerals tremolite or actinolite (aggregates of which also make up one form of...
- its green varieties. It can refer to either of two different minerals: nephrite, a silicate of calcium and magnesium, or jadeite, a silicate of sodium...
- Philippine jade artifacts, made from white and green nephrite and dating as far back as 2000–1500 BC, have been discovered at a number of archeological...
- and the Four Kings of Heaven are derived from minerals: beryl, jadeite, nephrite, zoisite, and kunzite.[citation needed] In some English adaptations, Kunzite's...
- The Empire Nephrite (sometimes mistakenly referred to as the Alexander III Medallion) egg is a jewelled Easter egg, one of the Imperial Eggs made under...
- an important role in Māori culture. Geologically, pounamu are usually nephrite jade, bowenite, or serpentinite, but the Māori cl****ify pounamu by colour...
- these. The most valuable hei-tiki are carved from pounamu which is either nephrite or bowenite (Māori: tangiwai). Pounamu is esteemed highly by Māori for...
- precursor), greenstone (jade look-a-likes), and Nephrite jade. The region is home to 92% of the world's nephrite jade. Jade City is by road about 19 hours north...
- September 12, 1995 14 11 "Match Point for Sailor Moon" "A New Enemy Appears: Nephrite's Evil Crest" Transcription: "Arata naru kyōteki, Nefuraito ma no monshō"...
- (Castilleja linariifolia) State fossil: Knightia State gemstone: Wyoming nephrite jade State gr****: western wheatgr**** (Pascopyrum smithii) State insect:...
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